Powers & Functions

The powers and functions assigned to the Phumelela Local Municipality are stipulated in sections 156 and 229 of the Constitution and Sections 83 and 84 of the Local Government: Municipal Structures Act, 1998. More specifically, the powers and functions of the municipality relating to Section 84 of the said Act were promulgated in Provincial Notice No 2 dated 14 January 2003 and are as follows: