Nkomazi local municipality is responsible for ensuring that all people from Nkomazi have access to basic needs. It is also the municipality’s responsibility to provide people with general services that satisfy their living conditions and represent them accordingly.
General Services Provided
The Nkomazi local municipality has the responsibility to ensure and provide sustainable and affordable cemetery services to all Nkomazi citizens.
This is in terms of:
- Cemetery management
- Burial space
- Cemetery maintenance
Land Ownership and Land Use Management
The municipality of Nkomazi is dedicated to implementing proper land use management for the whole municipal area.
As a result, this is to,
- Resolve finalization of land claim
- Solve issues regarding land ownership
The Nkomazi Municipality is currently compiling its own municipal-wide local economic development strategy and tourism development plan.
It is to ensure that;
- The community benefits from the economic opportunities prevailing within its area.
The provision and operation of social welfare services in the municipality area are primarily the responsibility of provincial departments.
- Public safety services
- Public transport
Health and Social Welfare Service
The municipality aims to provide proper health and social welfare services to all people of Nkomazi.
This is through the supply of health facilities such as;
- Mobile services
The provision of education facilities in the form of buildings is still a challenge in some rural villages. However, the municipality strives to;
- Renovate more education buildings
- Construct educational buildings
The main aspects related to the road network planning system:
> Analysis of the current travel patterns in the NLM area
> Analysis of the provincial and regional road networks influencing the transport and road planning in the study area
> The consultation process with the officials and other relevant stakeholders
> Formulation of adequate road hierarchy and roads classification systems
> Formulation of the proposed roads implementation plan
The General Services Department’s mission is to provide leadership and best practices in managing facilities, supplies, security and resource conservation.
It also has the responsibility to maintain and support relevant services to elected officials and residents in a safe, reliable, and efficient manner.
The Department aims to:
- Provide excellent customer service and satisfaction
- provide courteous professional services
- Maintain and enhance facilities