Office Hours Mon-Fri: 08:00-16:30 | Call Center +27 12 369 8000
Home | Contact Us
  • SALGA concerns on Eskom’s Tariff Increase Decision
  • SALGA convenes 2nd Research Colloquium in Durban
  • International Women’s Day 2019 Campaign Theme: #BalanceforBetter
  • Local Government leaders call for evidenced-based planning and policy making approach to avoid costly governance mistakes
  • SALGA Research agenda strengthened through collaborative partnerships


Upcoming Events




Quick Links

Annual Local Government Labour Law

LG Performance Management Seminar

SALGA Council of Mayors

3rd SALGA National Communicators Forum

13th National Municipal Managers Forum

HR Best Practices Seminar

Municipal Innovative Infrastructure Financing

SALGA National Working Groups

SALGA Women's Commission-2017

SALGA Research Colloquium

SALGA Council of Speakers

SALGA Energy Summit


Social Media

Follow Us on Social Media


SALGA congratulates former Chairperson, Amos Masondo on his appointment as the Chairperson of National Council of Provinces (NCOP)

Posted: 23 May 2019

SALGA congratulates its former national chairperson, Honourable Amos Masondo on his appointment as the Chairperson of the National Council of Province (NCOP). Former Premier of Northern Cape, Sylvia Lucas has been confirmed...

Read More


SALGA President Parks Tau appointed as a Member of the Gauteng Provincial Legislature

Posted: 23 May 2019

Since his presidency, he has led the association to greater heights, both locally and abroad, championing the interests of the sector, robustly enforcing the rights of the local government, and constructively disrupting areas of existing systems that make it impossible for local government to deliver on its mandate...

Read More


SALGA welcomes and congratulates the new Presiding Officers of Parliament

Posted: 22 May 2019

The South African Local Government Association (SALGA) wishes to congratulate President Cyril Matamela Ramaphosa on his election to the sixth democratic parliament. The Chief Justice, Mogoeng Mogoeng, officially announced his election earlier today.

Read More


SALGA clarifies confusion surrounding the proposed “15.23% Eskom tariff increase”

Posted: 17 May 2019

SALGA would like to clarify that, contrary to what is in the public domain surrounding the proposed “15.23% Eskom tariff increase”, the municipal tariff for the 2019/20 financial year, is yet to be approved. The 15.23% tariff increase, as referred to in the public domain, is a proposed National Energy Regulator of South Africa (NERSA......

Read More


SALGA calls for alternative funding and policy review at African Utility Week

Posted: 17 May 2019

CAPE TOWN: SALGA CEO Xolile George on Tuesday,  15 May, participated in a panel discussion for Future Cities and Alternate Finance for Municipalities at African Utility in Cape Town International Convention Centre....

Read More


SA Celebrates 25 Years of Democracy

Posted: 26 April 2019

Government has encouraged South Africans to work together to encourage a socially integrated and inclusive South Africa. “All sectors of society must play their part in building an inclusive economy and work together to remove all obstacles which still divide society and strive to build on the many ties that bind it together,” Williams said.....

Read More


President Ramaphosa Appoints SALGA CEO To The Commission On Fourth Industrial Revolution

Posted: 26 April 2019

SALGA congratulates CEO, Xolile George on his appointment as a member of the Presidential Commission on the Fourth Industrial Revolution (4IR). The 30-member Commission, comprising of individuals from various sectors...

Read More


SALGA confident in the Criminal Justice System amid arrest of Local Government Leaders

Posted: 26 March 2019

The South African Local Government Association (SALGA) notes recent developments with regards to local government leaders and officials implicated in political killings...

Read More


2ND Local Government Asset Management Indaba: Solutions for Sustainable Service Delivery

Posted: 20 March 2019

The purpose of the conference was to create a platform for all stakeholders to discuss mechanisms and share success stories of how municipalities can enhance integration in asset management across finance, technical and engineering services departments....

Read More


SALGA Research agenda strengthened through collaborative partnerships

Posted: 15 March 2019

The SALGA Research Strategy outlines a research delivery model that aims to generate research through a system of partnerships and collaborations with external partners and expertise....

Read More


Local Government leaders call for evidenced-based planning and policy making approach to avoid costly governance mistakes

Posted: 11 March 2019

Speaking at the 2nd Annual SALGA Research Colloquium which is currently underway at the Moses Mabhida Stadium in Durban, Cllr Tau says the policy-makers and governors could also take lessons from the Gauteng e-tolls system debacle....

Read More



Posted: 10 March 2019

The Deputy Minister for Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs (CoGTA), Mr Andries Nel will on Monday, 11 March 2019 attend and address the South African Local Government Association’s (SALGA) Research Colloquium under the theme: Addressing Inequality through Inclusive, Sustainable & Viable Local Governments – Whose Role is it Anyway?....

Read More


International Women’s Day 2019 Campaign Theme: #BalanceforBetter

Posted: 08 March 2019

International Women’s Day is a global day celebrated annually on March 8. The event which started with a political flavour to secure the rights of women, has since evolved over the years and is now a celebration of ...

Read More

Previous News Pages: 1 2 3

Site Map:

Welcome to SALGA
Our Constitution
Governance Framework
Our Structure
Executive Management Team
National Executive Committee
Provincial Executive Committee
National Working Groups
Provincial Working Groups
Provincial Overviews

Media Room
Press Releases
Media Statements
Image Gallery
SALGA Media Enquiries


Municipal Focus
About Municipalities
Guidelines for Municipalities
Municipal Audit Outcomes
Municipal Finance
Municipal Planning
Treasury Reports
Municipal Contact Details

Documents and Publications
Annual Reports
Annual Performance Plans
Strategic Plans
Corporate Presentation
Voice Magazine
National Members Assembly
National Municipal Managers Forum


Knowledge Hub
Energy Efficiency & Renewable Energy
SALGA Lexis Nexis Legal Content
Good Governance Learning Network
Learning Framework for Local Government
Local Government Briefs
Knowledge Hub Documents
Knowlede Hub Publications
Knowledge Portals

Stakeholder Relations
Stakeholder Management Framework
Stakeholder Management Directory



Suppliers & Vendors
Tender Notices
Terms of Reference for Tenders
Responsive Bidders to Tenders
Results to Bids
Central Supplier Database
Standard Bid Documents
Evaluation Criteria for Procurement
Government Procurement Conditions of Contract
Request for Proposals

SALGA Offices

Copyright © 2017
Legal Notice Disclaimer

Social Media