Councils squabble and spend billions, while controls and transparency fail

June 2023 — 1115 views


Don’t overpay on property rates: check before deadline

February 2023 — 1478 views


Municipalities should light the way in involving communities in energy solutions

February 2023 — 994 views


Municipal Act should leave no room for creative accounting

November 2020 — 1838 views


How will municipalities spend R23bn transfer?

December 2019 — 2190 views


OUTA calls ANC to honour its stand removing elected officials accused of criminal charges

May 2019 — 2791 views


OUTA calls on mayor Zandile Gumede to step down

May 2019 — 2504 views


OPINION PIECE: Communities have the power to hold municipalities accountable

April 2019 — 1848 views


OPINION PIECE: Poor oversight leaves communities in the dark

April 2019 — 3166 views


OUTA welcomes KZN intervention in Msunduzi municipality

April 2019 — 2653 views


No money for service delivery, but cash for breakaways

April 2019 — 2848 views


OPINION PIECE: A good municipal policy does not guarantee compliance

April 2019 — 2197 views


Crucial law on local government hangs in the balance

March 2019 — 3060 views


OUTA receives letter of recognition from City of Cape Town Municipality

December 2018 — 2955 views


OUTA asks SAHRC to investigate Sedibeng Scheme

December 2018 — 2045 views


OUTA considers legal action to stop Govan Mbeki senior official increases

November 2018 — 2093 views


OUTA sets its sights on Cape Town metro as it launches local government branch

November 2018 — 2109 views


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