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Mid-Year Budget and Performance Report 2014/2015

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Integrated Development Plan 2012-2017

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Emnambithi/ Ladysmith Municipality

Emnambithi- Ladysmith forms part of the Uthukela District Municipality, with Ladysmith, Ezakheni, Steadville and Colenso/Nkanyezi as the main urban areas. Ladysmith is the primary urban area, located along the N11 National Route, 20 kilometres off the National N3 route. Ladysmith is 370 kilometres from Johannesburg and 250 kilometres from Durban.

The priority development key issues for eMnambithi/Ladysmith are: physical infrastructure and services; social development and services; economic development; land reform, environment and land use management; institutional development; financial development, and democracy and governance.Urban areas have far more services than rural ones but a much lower population, indicating a clear imbalance in provision. The Driefontein Complex has been identified as an area for priority spending. It has the highest population concentration but the lowest service standards Economy

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Uthukela District Municipality

Uthukela District Municipality

Emnambithi/Ladysmith is part of the Uthukela District Municipality which comprises the following local municipalities:

Latest News

Delivering on a promise of lights in the rural areas

The Emnambithi/Ladysmith Municipality in its many promises on service delivery has yet again delivered. On the 24th of March 2015 two contractors were introduced to two different wards (Ward 15 Peacetown) and (Ward 16 Watersmeet) the contractors will be installing streetlights in the wards. | Read More |

Emnambithi/Ladysmith Municipality Scam Alert: Municipality does not offer jobs for money

The Emnambithi/Ladysmith Municipality wishes to point out that there are no vacancies or jobs that are offered to the community at a fee. | Read More |

South Africans can soon apply for smart ID cards at the bank

As of April, eligible citizens will be able to apply for their Smart ID Cards at the Home Affair`s kiosks in their nearest bank, Home Affairs Minister Malusi Gigaba said on Tuesday (17 February). | Read More |

Emnambithi/Ladysmith Mayor honours top 30 matrics

The Emnambithi/Ladysmith Municipality on Friday 23 January 2015, hosted the 2014 Matric Excellence Awards at the Town Hall. The event took place as the Mayor of Emnambithi/Ladysmith honoured and congratulated the top 30 highest achieving matriculants in Emnambithi/Ladysmith. | Read More |

Purpose Statement Vision
"The purpose of the Emnambithi/Ladysmith Municipality is to provide a well serviced, safe, healthy and economically viable environment that enables all residents to take action so that all communities enjoy a high quality of life" "By 2021, Emnambithi/Ladysmith will be KZN's vibrant, industrial, commercial, trade and tourism inter-link, where all residents enjoy a prosperous, caring, safe and secure environment which promotes cultural diversity "


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