Appointment to the position of the General Manager: Infrastructure and Economic Development will be on a fixed-term performance-based contract in terms of Section 54A, 56 and 57 of the Local Government: Municipal Systems Act, Act 32 of 2000, as amended, read together with the Local Government: Municipal Performance Regulations, 2006 and the Local Government: Municipal Finance Management Act: Municipal Regulations on Minimum Competency Levels of 2007.
Ugu District Municipality is one of the ten (10) district municipalities in the province of KwaZulu Natal which is one of the nine (9) provinces of the Republic of South Africa.
It is located in the South Coast. It is 5 866 km² in extent and boasts a spectacular coastline of 112 kilometres, which forms its eastern border. The region is bordered on the north by the Ethekwini Municipality, in the west by Umgungundlovu District Municipality and Harry Gwala Municipality and on the southern side it borders with the Eastern Cape Province.