Political Offices and the Municipal Manager

Mr SS Shabalala

Municipal Manager
Mr SS Shabalala

Tel: (016) 950 5102
Fax: (016) 950 5030
Cell: 082 881 6274
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The Municipal Manager is responsible for the effective management of the administration, in line with the strategic intent of Political Leadership.

In keeping with a good codes of corporate governance standards Emfuleni Local Municipality has merged the Office of the Executive Mayor and Office of the Municipal Manager. This resulted in focusing on the municipal policy development and improved monitoring of service delivery that is line with the strategic objectives of the Municipality. The merger of the two offices had a bearing on the following:

  • The Municipal Manager serves as administrative head of the Office of the Executive Mayor;
  • There is centralisation of functions that drives organisational efficiency and improved oversight;
  • The Executive Mayor, assisted by the Mayoral Committee, leads the executive arm of the Municipality and is responsible for the strategic direction of the Municipality;
  • The Municipal Manager is the manager of all municipal functions and is the Chief Accounting Officer, and
  • The Municipal Manager runs the day to day operation of the Municipality.


Important Numbers

Emfuleni Head Office

Mayor's Corner