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Electricity044 874 3917
Water / Sanitation044 801 9262/9266
Fire 044 801 6311
Refuse Removal044 802 2900
Traffic / Licence044 878 2400 / 044 801 9315
Law Enforcement044 801 6350
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Published: 02 Apr 2020Title: #StopTheSpread Status: This WC Health Dpt website link has questions and answers most people and businesses are asking about Covid-19/Coronavirus in English, isiXhosa and Afrikaans. Please share. If your question is not answered by information on the page, you can submit a question. https://bit.ly/39FT3MA
Published: 01 Apr 2020Title: WATER UPDATE 1 APRIL 2020Status: Dam level: 94.7% (down from 95.2%) Rainfall since 26/03: 14,5mm Demand: 27,969 megalitres Section 2B restrictions remain, details on other communication channels. Report water leaks and burst pipes 044 801 9262 or 044 801 6300 (a/h).
Published: 31 Mar 2020Title: #CoronaVirus Updates 2020Status: All Covid-19 information are uploaded on www.george.gov.za under documents/general documents/subsection: #Coronavirus Updates 2020. Alle Covid-19 inligting word op webtuiste www.george.gov.za gelaai onder documents/general documents/subsection: #Coronavirus Updates 2020.
Published: 30 Mar 2020Title: SLOWER COLLECTION BLACK BAGS BUT WILL GET DONEStatus: COVID-19 LOCKDOWN To limit exposure to all, refuse trucks are reduced and staff rotated. Collection of black bags may take longer than usual and extend into the night (until about 8pm), but will be collected on the scheduled day. 044 801 6300 if not taken by 8pm.
Published: 25 Mar 2020Title: Covid-19 lockdown implications for George MunicipalityStatus: Essential services continues for George Municipality during lockdown. Please see News section of this website for details of implications and important numbers.
Published: 16 Mar 2020Title: WARD COMMITTEE ELECTIONS POSTPONEDStatus: Ward Committee elections scheduled from today to 21 April 2020 postponed until further notice in line with Coronavirus protocol. The municipality remains committed to ward committee participation and will announce new dates for elections in due time. Thank you for your support and patience.
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Electricity 044 874 3917
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Fire 044 801 6311
Refuse Removal 044 802 2900
Traffic / Licence 044 878 2400 / 044 801 9315
Law Enforcement 044 801 6350
GO GEORGE Call Centre 0800 044 044
George Municipality Switchboard 044 801 9111
25 February 2020

National Treasury’s mid-year Budget and Performance Assessment of George Municipality

National Treasury’s mid-year Budget and Performance Assessment of George Municipality

Members of National Treasury visited the George Municipality in terms of the Municipal Finance Management Act, 2003 (MFMA, Act No. 56 of 2003) on Monday.

This assessment directly impacts the municipality's adjustments budget preparation as prescribed by the Act. This year the mid-year engagements focused on the review of the most recent audit outcomes, assessment of 2019/20 financial year performance as at mid-year and Budget preparation for the 2020/21 budget compilation.
Henry Mitchell, Acting Chief Financial Officer of George Municipality, said the meeting held was positive. “We now await the final mid-year assessment , but the interim assessment indicates that the Municipality is in a sound financial position and that George Municipality is one of the best-managed municipalities in the country.

In front are Shanaaz Cupido (Deputy Director: Western Cape Provincial Treasury – Local Government Finance) and Sandra Sekgetle Senior Economist: Local Government Infrastructure at National Treasury. In the second row are from left Remembrance Sebei (Performance Analyst: Provincial Infrastructure at National Treasury, Charles Lubbe (Acting Municipal Manager: George Municipality), Mandla Gilimani (Budget Analyst: Local Government Budget Analysis at National Treasury), Willem Voigt (Director: Local Government Budget Analysis at National Treasury, Wayne McComans (Director: MFMA: Regulatory Oversight), Christopher Mapeyi (Director: Western Cape Provincial Treasury -Local Government Finance), Samukelisiwe Shozi (Salga: Municipal Finance), Henry Mitchell (Acting Chief Financial Officer: George Municipality) and Peter Gelderbloem (Budget Office: George Municipality). At the back are Leon Wallace (Deputy Director: Financial Management – George Municipality), Thabang Mathebula (Local Government Infrastructure Performance – National Treasury) and Malcolm Booysen (Senior Manager: Local Government Budget Office).

Last published 25 February 2020