|Policy Title||BITOU REVISED PLACEMENT POLICY|
|Council resolution number||C/3/97/08/18|
|Council Approval date||25 August 2018|
|Policy Title||Working Hours Policy|
|Approval date||31 August 2018|
The Mayor receives regular request for grants, donations and financial assistance. A special fund has been created by Bitou Municipality and subject to the guidelines set out below, the Executive Mayor is authorized to decide on the use of the Fund for grants to such exceptional beneficiaries. (According to MFMA Chapter 7 Section: 52 The Mayor of the Municipality (a) Must provide general political guidance over the fiscal and financial affairs of the Municipality and Section: 53 The Mayor of the Municipality must (a) Provide general political guidance over the budget and the priorities that must guide the preparation of the budget).
The Mayor’s special fund should improve the opportunity for the Municipality to elicit the support of external organization to deliver those services to communities which fall within the Municipality’s geographical area of jurisdiction in a way that allows the Municipality to increase an enabling environment for community development.