Entries by Newcastle Municipality

Christmas Message From The Mayor

Happy Holidays, Newcastle! Mayor Makhosini Nkosi, on behalf of the Newcastle Municipality, wishes all citizens of Newcastle and KZN at large, a joyous festive season and a prosperous New Year. Don’t drink and drive, obey the rules and regulations of the road. Enjoy with caution and a sense of responsibility. Please remember that your life, […]

Municipal Manager Mswane Holds Engaging Session with Interns

Newcastle Local Municipality Municipal Manager, Mr Bhekani Errol Mswane, held a meet and greet session for the newly hired interns of the Municipality. The session was held on 12 December 2017 at the Municipal Offices. The purpose of the session was to introduce the interns to their new workplace environment as well as each other. […]

Newcastle Disaster Management Advisory Forum is ready for the Festive Season

The Fire and Disaster Management Services in consultation with the Newcastle Disaster Management Advisory Forum held a Mock Exercise on Motor Vehicle Accident at Asiphephe Drive on Thursday, 23 November 2017. With the Festive Season around the corner, the aim of the mock drill was to sensitise the Community of Newcastle of possible accidents that […]

Newcastle Municipality wins at the National Awards for the second time in 5 years

Following the Best Level 2 Accredited Municipality Award in the Provincial Govan Mbeki Awards in September, Newcastle Municipality was presented yet again with the Govan Mbeki Best Accredited Municipality Award for the Best Performing Accredited Municipality on Level 2 (the highest Accreditation Level) in the country at the recent Excellence Awards.   The highly sought […]

Newcastle Municipality collects yet another award at EPWP Kamoso Awards

The KwaZulu- Natal Department of Public works successfully hosted their 2nd, EPWP Kamoso Awards on the 19th of October 2017 at the Golden Horse Casino in Pietermaritzburg. The Expanded Public Works Programme (EPWP) is a government initiative designed to create job opportunities, promoting sustainable livelihoods and skills development for poor and unemployed people through labour […]

Newcastle Gets a Visit From The Military

Newcastle Mayor, Adv. E. M Nkosi, welcomed a delegation of top ranking Generals from across the African continent on the 3rd of November 2017 at the Newcastle Airport. Generals from Zambia, Sudan, Tanzania, Kenya and Mozambique landed at the Newcastle Airport for a meet and greet session with Newcastle Mayor and SANDF Military stuff led […]

SALGA KZN Provincial Members, Comes To Newcastle

Newcastle Local Municipality hosted over 250 delegates in a SALGA KZN PMA which took place on 02 & 03 November 2017 at Vulintaba Country hotel. Present at the event were MEC’s, Mayors, Deputy Mayors, Councillors, Chairperson of SALGA KZN Province, Municipal Managers, Officials, different stakeholder and partners. Welcoming the delegates to the vibrant town, Newcastle […]

SALGA KZN Provincial Members Assembly

Click here to download the SALGA KZN PMA Invite The Provincial Members’ Assembly (PMA) 2-3 November 2017, is a constitutional meeting of all municipalities which is convened in between Provincial Conferences. In terms of Article 23.1 of the SALGA constitution, Kwazulu-Natal as a provincial member shall, at least once a year, hold a meeting of […]

October Transport Month Campaign

The Department of Community Safety within Newcastle Municipality in conjunction with different stakeholders including Taxi Association, EMRS, SAPS, RTI and ER 24, launched transport month campaign under the theme “Together we move South Africa Forward”, at Hill drop and Allen street intersection on 5th October 2017. The overview of the event was presented by the […]