The Midvaal Local Municipality has received a clean audit outcome for the 2019/20 financial year, according to the Auditor General of South Africa (AG). This is the 7th consecutive clean audit that the municipality has received since 2013, when Executive Mayor Bongani Baloyi commence his term of office.
A clean audit refers to a financially unqualified opinion by the AG, indicating that each of the financial records provided by the municipality have no material findings or misrepresentations, and are in accordance with the law and regulations relating to spending on public funds. Most important, clean audit is symbolic of a continued commitment to render service effectively, efficiently, and timeously to the residence of Midvaal.
Midvaal Local Municipality remains the best performing municipality in Gauteng province, and continue to receive countless awards on clean governance and the most sustainable municipality. “The clean audit status reaffirms that we are committed to ensuring good governance and have a team of diligent and honest municipal staff, including senior officials, who work hard in ensuring that there is regular monitoring and evaluation,” said The Executive Mayor, Bongani Baloyi.
The Executive Mayor wishes to dedicate this achievement to all municipal staff for their commitment towards ensuring good governance and maintaining the sustainability of the municipality. The AG report serves as a reminder that our mandate is to continue diligently and pro-actively serve the people of Midvaal.
ISSUED BY THE OFFICE OF EXECUTIVE MAYOR BONGANI BALOYI
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