The Municipal Manager heads up the administration arm of the Municipality. He is responsible for Corporate Strategy and the drafting, management and implementation of Council`s business plan, better known as the Integrated Development Plan (IDP) which is implemented through the Service Delivery Budget Implementation Plan.
As the Municipal Manager appointed by the Prince Albert Municipal Council, I am the Chief Accounting Officer of the Municipality and act as the link between Council and the administration, of which I am the head.
As Accounting Officer, I must account for our Municipality’s income and expenditure and must at all times ensure proper adherence to all legislation applicable to local government. It is my duty to ensure that an effective, efficient and accountable administration is able to deliver quality municipal services in a sustainable and equitable manner.
Further to this, my office has several strategic functions. These include:
1. Internal Audit;
2. Risk Management;
3. Strategic Management;
4. Good Governance and Compliance;
5. Integrated Development Planning (IDP); and
6. Communication Services
The Municipal Manager's Office strives to enhance the relationship between the political and administrative centres of the council, promoting governance mechanisms and innovations in the areas of communication, strategic planning, information and knowledge management.
Tel: 023 541 1320
33 Church Street
Prince Albert, 6930