Vision, Mission & Goals


“By 2030 Mkhambathini Municipality will be the KwaZulu Natal’s mega-hub for industries, tourism and agriculture along the N3 Corridor which provides for a socially cohesive environment.”

Mission Statement

Mkhambathini Municipality commits itself to the following:

  • Upholding our leadership vision
  • Working with integrity in an accountable manner towards the upliftment of the community.
  • Protecting and enhancing the interest of our clients always.
  • Consistently performing our function with transparency honesty and dedication in dealing with clients.
  • Responding promptly to the needs of our clients.
  • Subscribing to the Batho Pele principles.

Goals and Objectives

The Mkhambathini Municipality’s IDP adopted a long-term planning perspective, but also present a short to medium term strategic agenda and detailed five-year programme commencing in the 2016/2017 financial year ending in 2020/2021 financial year. This period coincides with the term of office of the incumbent council and aligns with the budget cycle.

  • To create of a new town that promotes local economic development.
  • To prioritize the municipality’s catalytic projects which focuses on the wastewater treatment works.
  • To strengthen intergovernmental relations to ensure the resuscitation of the railway network, accelerating the interchange upgrade programme and augment the water storage facility.
  • To develop the municipality’s public transport network.
  • To ensure provision of socio-economic infrastructure that provides for a full range of housing types, educational facilities and health facilities.