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The Mayor is the “first citizen” of Imbabazane Municipality and performs, inter alia the following functions:

  • Presides at meetings of the Executive Committee
  • Performs ceremonial functions, e.g opening of projects, civic functions, hosting and welcoming dignitaries to the municipality, leading and championing municipal campaigns, etc.
  • Provide political guidance over the budget and IDP review preparation process
  • Table draft budget and adjustment budgets before council
  • Sign the SDBIP and monitor its implementation
  • Submit quarterly reports to council on the implementation of IDP
  • Consider and sign monthly Section 71 financial reports  and report to council on the financial status of the municipality