Local Economic Development

Local Economic drivers

Identified Major Economic drivers in the municipality and sector potential analysis.

The growth and development strategy of Gert Sibande District Municipality regard the following economic sectors within the Lekwa local Municipality:

  • Agriculture
  • Mining
  • Manufacturing and
  • Tourism


Presently the key economic contributors towards the economy of Lekwa Local Municipality  area are:

  • Agriculture
  • Mining and
  • Power generation


The main economic sectors in Lekwa, concluded by the employment profile are:

  • Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing – 30%
  • Community, Social and personal services – 13%
  • Private households – 12%

VISION


To be the leading, people centered municipality excelling in the economic growth, development and governance

MISSION


Transparent and accountable governance, accelerated customer focus, affordable service delivery, creation of a conductive environment for economic development and growth sustainable infrastructural development and maintenance.  Enhance community participation in the affairs of the municipality.  To initiate ground breaking innovations in the way we conduct our business.

Emergency Numbers 

 


SAPS 017 719 1250

AMBULANCE 017 712 2323

MUNICIPALITY 017 712 9600

ELECTRICAL FAILURE 017 712 5551

BURST WATER PIPE 017 712 5551

TRAFFIC DEPARTMENT 017 712 9717

KASSELMAN 017 712 1354

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