SENIOR  MANAGER : LOCAL ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT AND PLANNING

Ms. M BAMBENI
CONTACT NO: 039 254 5025

The Department of Development and Economic planning is divided into three Units being:

  1. Development Planning
  2. Economic Planning
  3. Geographic Information Management System

A. DEVELOPMENT PLANNING

The unit amongst others is responsible for the following key activities:

  • Formulation and review of District Integrated Development Plan (IDP)
  • Coordination of Institutional Performance Management System (Quarterly and Annual Reports)
  • Formulation and Review of District Spatial Development Framework Plan
  • Land Use Management (support to Local Municipalities)

B. ECONOMIC PLANNING

The unit amongst others is responsible for the following key activities:

  • Formulation and review of District Local Economic Development Strategy
  • Formulation and review of District Growth and Development Strategy
  • Formulation and review of District Agricultural Master Plan
  • Formulation and review of District Tourism Development Plan
  • Coordination of District Support Team

C. GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION MANAGEMENT SYSTEM

  • Undertake district data capturing and update spatial planning
  • Undertake capturing and update of district municipal infrastructure services (Assets Register)
  • Maintenance of GIS Infrastructure