The Council of the Bitou Local Municipality, acting in terms of Section 24 of the Municipal Finance Management Act (Act 56 of 2003), consider to approve and adopt the annual budget as set out on Annexure B.
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NOTICE NUMBER: 311/2020
Notice is hereby given, in terms of Section 21A (1) (c) of the Municipal Systems Act (Act No. 32 of 2000) which prescribes that all documents that must be made public by a municipality in terms of a requirement of this Act, the Municipal Finance Management Act or other applicable legislation, must be conveyed to the local community by notifying the local community in accordance with section 21, of the place, including the website address, where detailed particulars concerning the documents can be obtained.
On Friday the 30 October 2020, Council adopted the 1st Adjustments Budget for the 2020/2021 Financial Year. This resolution (C/2/194/10/20) gives effect to section 21A of the Municipal Systems Act (Act 32, of 2000), read together with section 26 of the Municipal Budget Reporting Regulation and section 28 of the Municipal Finance Management Act, Act 56 of 2003.
Please Note, that due to the novel Corona Virus, Covid -19, pandemic, measures had to be put in place to stop the spread of the virus and to minimize its impact on society. Government put various COVID – 19 regulations in place. It is required that these Covid -19 regulations be strictly enforced and that everyone adhere to it. Due to these regulations, copies of the 2020 /2021 Adjustment Budget Documents will be published on the Bitou Municipality’s website that can be accessed on www.bitou.gov.za. These will not be circulated to the different municipal offices, as it has been the norm before the outbreak of Covid-19
Please contact Ms. Fikile Mzizi at Budget Office for further information at 044-501-3404
Adv. LMR Ngoqo
Bitou Local Municipality
The mid-year budget report has been prepared in terms of the section 72 of the Municipal Finance Management Act.
The purpose of this report is to inform Council of the progress made in the implementation of the budget for the six (6) months against the targets as contained in the SDBIP that was duly adopted by Council at the beginning of the financial year.Last updated: 03/03/2021
The budget adjustment that is tabled is a result of section 72 report which focused on assessing performance of the six of the financial year. The outcome of the report indicated that should be a downwards adjustments due to non-performance of operational revenue due to the COVID 19 that has brought various challenges to the municipality and surrounding communities.