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Electricity/Public Works(044) 203 3905
Water and Sewage(044) 203 3952
Traffic / Driving Licenses(044) 203 3162 / 3934
Cleansing Services / Law Enforcement(044) 203 3993 / 3990 / 3910
Animal Pound(044) 203 3927
Housing(044) 203 3193 / 3188
Municipal Switchboard / Control Room(044) 203 3000 / 3121 / 3134 / 3147
Roads / Storm Water Services(044) 203 3174/3165
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Electricity/Public Works (044) 203 3905
Water and Sewage (044) 203 3952
Traffic / Driving Licenses (044) 203 3162 / 3934
Cleansing Services / Law Enforcement (044) 203 3993 / 3990 / 3910
Animal Pound (044) 203 3927
Housing (044) 203 3193 / 3188
Municipal Switchboard / Control Room (044) 203 3000 / 3121 / 3134 / 3147
Roads / Storm Water Services (044) 203 3174/3165

Finance

Overview

Felix Lötter Acting: Chief Financial Officer Tel: +27 (0) 44 203 3000 Fax: +27 (0) 44 203 3070 Secretary: Bernadette Kruger E-mail: bernadette@oudtmun.co.za Image: Felix Lotter.jpg Role of chief financial officer in terms of Section 81 of the Local Government: Municipal Finance Management Act 56 of 2003 (1) The chief financial officer of a municipality— (a) is administratively in charge of the budget and treasury office; (b) Must advise the accounting officer on the exercise of powers and duties assigned to the accounting officer in terms of this Act; (c) Must assist the accounting officer in the administration of the municipality’s bank accounts and in the preparation and implementation of the municipality’s budget; (d) must advise senior managers and other senior officials in the exercise of powers and duties assigned to them in terms of section 78 or delegated to them in terms of section 79; and (e) Must perform such budgeting, accounting, analysis, financial reporting, cash management, debt management, supply chain management, financial management, review and other duties as may in terms of section 79 be delegated by the accounting officer to the chief financial officer. (2) The chief financial officer of a municipality is accountable to the accounting officer for the performance of the duties referred to in subsection (1).

Key performance areas:

  • Developing, implementing and managing strategies which will impact positively on the financial performance of the Oudtshoorn Municipality.
  • Ensuring the accurate execution of Municipal functions in compliance with relevant legislation.
  • Overhead accountability for all revenue and income, assets and settlement of liabilities.
  • Meticulous execution of council policies.
  • Compiling financial statements and applying budgetary control measures.
  • Implementing general accepted municipal accounting practice within relevant legislation.
  • Responsibility for the performance management system of the department.
  • Supervising the implementation of elements of the IDP within the Finance Directorate.
  • Controlling efficient budget management and control.
  • Establishing and maintaining a sound quality management system in accordance withrelevant legislation, policies, practices and standards.
  • Performing statutory duties and exercising delegated authority.
  • Supply chain management, ratings and tariffs, equitable share and financial viability monitoring.
Last published 22 February 2016