The purpose of the structure is to provide local government services to the jurisdiction of UMzimkhulu Local Municipality based on legislation and in collaboration with other spheres of government & organs of state. The Municipality is expected to review and revise the organisational structure with the changing requirements of the organisation from time to time and also to realize the setting goals and expectations in reaching the key performance areas as indicated in the IDP.
1.To provide community & citizen services
2.To provide & maintain existing municipal infrastructure to enable service delivery
3.The efficient management of the finances of the municipality based on the MFMA
4.To coordinate strategic planning & governance within the municipality
5.Provide corporate services auxiliary functions of a municipality