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Important numbers

Overberg District Municipality028 425 1157
Bredasdorp Fire, Rescue & Disaster Management Services028 425 1690
Uilenkraalsmond Resort028 388 0200
Die Dam Resort028 482 1710
Swellendam Municipal Health Sub-District Office028 514 1182
Municipal Health Sub-District Office028 212 1121
Hermanus Municipal Health Sub-District Office028 313 1243
Bredasdorp Police Services028 425 5400
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Overberg District Municipality 028 425 1157
Bredasdorp Fire, Rescue & Disaster Management Services 028 425 1690
Uilenkraalsmond Resort 028 388 0200
Die Dam Resort 028 482 1710
Swellendam Municipal Health Sub-District Office 028 514 1182
Municipal Health Sub-District Office 028 212 1121
Hermanus Municipal Health Sub-District Office 028 313 1243
Bredasdorp Police Services 028 425 5400

Executive Mayor

Ald Andries Franken

As Executive Mayor I am the political head of the institution and chair the Mayoral Committee. I am the head of the Mayoral Committee. The community of Overberg District Municipality must be in a position to reflect and indeed be able to measure the impact that the municipality has had on improving their quality of life.

In terms of legislation, my role of Executive Mayor includes the following functions:-

  • Identify needs of the Municipality.
  • Review and evaluate these needs in order of priority.
  • Recommends to the Council strategic programs and services to address priority needs through IDP, and the estimates of revenue and expenditure taking into account any applicable national and provincial development planning plans, and
  • Recommend or determine the best way, including partnerships and other approaches to deliver these strategies programmes and services to the benefit of the community.
  • Evaluates progress against key performance indicators.
  • Review the performance of the Municipality in order to improve.
    • the economy, efficiency and effectiveness of the Municipality
    • the efficiency of credit control and revenue and debt collection services and
    • the implementation of municipal by laws
  • Monitors the management of the Municipality in a sustainable manner.
  • Performs such duties and exercise such powers as the Council may delicate to the Executive Mayor.
  • Reports to Council on all decisions by the Executive Mayor.
  • Performs a ceremonial role as the Municipal Council may determine.

Contact Details:

Ald Andries Franken
Executive Mayor
Overberg District Municipality
26 Long Street
Private Bag X22
Bredasdorp
7280
Email: afranken@odm.org.za
Tel: 028 425 1157
Cell: 082 927 4989

Last published 14 December 2016