The Steve Tshwete Local Municipality aspires to be the best community-driven local municipality on the continent in terms of offering sustainable client-centred services and programme development to encourage investment, the growth of small businesses, opportunities for skill development, and employment.
The Municipality is dedicated to ensuring the general welfare of all its citizens through the provision of the following: • Affordable, cost-effective, accessible, efficient, and quality services for present and future customers; • The maximisation of infrastructural development through the use of all available resources; • Improving the quality of life through the coordination of gender and social development programmes; • The implementation of effective management systems and procedures; • The establishment of an environment that supports Local Economic Development, effective collaboration with key stakeholders, a competent, motivated, and dedicated workforce, and adherence to the Batho-Pele Principles.
Treat everyone with respect and decency and carry out our duties with honesty, integrity, and dedication.
Four (4) strategic goals have been identified to drive the vision and mission of the Municipality:
- 1. Provision of sustainable and accessible basic services to all.
- 2. Provide a safe, healthy environment
- 3. Promote economic growth and job creation
- 4. Promote good governance, organizational development and financial sustainability .