MOGALE CITY

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INDIGENT MANAGEMENT PROGRAMME

Who can apply?

 

  • Mogale City residents
  • Households that are responsible for payment of municipality services and rates, earning a combined gross income equivalent to or less than two times government pension grant
  • Child headed families that are unable to fully meet their obligations for payment of municipal services and property rates on their monthly accounts
  • Employed people whose monthly income is below two times government pension grant

Qualifying criteria

  • Applicant must reside on the property for which indigent status is applied for
  • Applicant must be the owner, tenant, occupier/vulnerable person who receives municipal services
  • An Indigent may only derive benefit from one property. A household jointly owning more than one property and applying for indigent support must declare all additional properties to the municipality

Indigent Management Programme benefits

 

  • 100% subsidised rates (as per Municipal Property Rates Act)
  • 6 kilolitres free basic water
  • 50 kW/h free basic electricity
  • 100% subsidised refuse removal
  • 100% subsidised sanitation services provided this is part of the municipality’s waterborne system
  • Municipality debt will be written off for approved applicants

Required documents

 

  • An application form obtainable from Mogale City service centres must be completed
  • A valid South African ID book or card
  • Municipal account statement not older than 3 months
  • If unemployed, an affidavit by the head of the household declaring each beneficiary older than 21 years in the household by name, identity number and status of income
  • Copy of a bank statement where an applicant is employed or self-employed
  • A letter of authority/executor where applicable
  • Proof of receipt of pension for pensioners

Where to apply

Mogale City Revenue Office
Corner Commissioner and Market Streets
Krugersdorp
Tel: 011 668 0508 or 011 668 0509

Kagiso Thusong Service Centre
Kagiso Avenue
Kagiso
Tel: 011 951 2208

Please note that the indigent status is only valid for 24 months.

GRANT IN AID

Grant in Aid is a development programme set to financially assist organisations, bodies or projects that benefit the community and improve the quality of life for Mogale City residents.

Who can apply?

 

  • Special focus groups that deal with women, children, the youth, people with disabilities and the aged
  • HIV/AIDS Non-governmental organisations
  • Poverty alleviation groups
  • Small, Medium and Micro-sized Enterprises (SMMEs) Development and Cooperative Development
  • Tourism development groups
  • Sports, arts, culture and heritage development groups
  • Crime prevention and victim empowerment groups
  • People empowerment groups through training and skills development
  • Individuals participating in sport, recreation, arts, culture, SMME and cooperatives activities, based on need and the maximum amount

Requirements

 

  • An application form obtainable from selected Social Development offices must be completed
  • Proof of residential address of two members of the project committee (e.g. Chairperson and Treasurer) that are signatories to the project bank account
  • Ward Councillor’s signed letter of recommendation
  • Proof of utilisation of grant funding to be submitted by previous beneficiaries
  • Declare any other funding received from the private sector or other levels of government
  • In the case of individual applications, declare and submit proof of total household income per annum

Where to apply

Social Development Offices

Burgershoop Community Centre

63 Lagois Street
Krugersdorp West

OR

Community Development Services

Central Clinic

Corner Commissioner and Fountain Streets

Krugersdorp

PENSIONERS REBATE

Pensioner’s rebate is a percentage discount given on property rates billable to a qualifying property owner in terms of the municipality’s Property Rates Policy.

Who can apply?

  • Residential property owners aged of 60 or older
  • Residential property owners certified by a qualified health practitioner as being mentally or physically disabled
  • Residential property owners whose household income does not exceed R120 000 per annum (approximately R10 000 per month)

Qualifying criteria

 

  • Applicant must be 60 years or older
  • Be the owner of the property where the rates are charged
  • Live on the property
  • The property must be categorised as residential
  • The applicant’s municipal account must be paid in full. If the account is in arrears, a valid agreement to settle must be in place
  • The total household income of the applicant if any, must not exceed the threshold provided in the Property Rates Policy

Required documents

  • Affidavit
  • Certified ID copy
  • 3 months bank statement, 3 months SASSA proof of income or letter from previous employer (if newly unemployed)
  • Certificate from health practitioner
  • Current municipal account
  • Copy of arrangement to settle municipal account (if an arrangement is in place)

Where to apply

Application forms are obtainable from the following Revenue offices:

  • Krugersdorp Civic Centre
  • Kagiso Mall, Kagiso Main (next to SASSA)
  • Azaadville
  • Lusaka
  • Rietvallei 2 and 3
  • Magaliesburg

GET IN TOUCH

Municipality Address

Provide contact details

Contact Numbers

Call Centre

0861 664 253
customerservices@mogalecity.gov.za
07:30 AM - 16:00 PM
Monday to Friday

Switch Board

011 951 2000

Emergencies & After hours

011 010 1500
Saturday, Sunday & Public Holidays

Police

011 951 1153/2