Where we govern


Midvaal Local Municipality’s second term of DA governance means greater progress towards realising its vision of being renowned for robust economic growth and a high quality of life for all. With consistently clean audits and a very low unemployment rate, Midvaal Local Municipality will keep setting the bar higher for municipalities in Gauteng.

Midvaal's Success Stories

Meet the Mayor & Mayoral Committee Running Midvaal Municipality

Bongani Baloyi

In 2013, Executive Mayor Bongani Baloyi made history when he became executive mayor of Midvaal Local Municipality, marking him as the youngest mayor in South Africa. His political interest began as a child, and in 2011, whilst still in his early twenties, Bongani was already elected member of the Mayoral Committee (MMC) in charge of…

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News from Midvaal

Midvaal Scoops Awards

Midvaal Local Municipality received two Awards for Local Government Initiatives. The Municipality was recognised for outstanding and excellent initiatives in attracting investment, job creation, social upliftment, fighting crime, developing and enhancing infrastructure and their initiatives towards a clean environment. Accompanied by members of his Mayoral Committee, Executive Mayor Bongani Baloyi accepted the Golden Arrow Award…

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Walking With Winners Substance Abuse Recovery Centre visit

The festive season is a time when most people become exhausted mentally and emotionally. This period is associated with loosening down and enjoy the company of friends and families. On the other hand, it is also the time when drug dealers prey on their consumers. The Executive Mayor, Cllr Bongani Baloyi recently visited the Walking…

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The Executive Mayor, Cllr Bongani Baloyi launched the Kgatelopele Youth Development Programme on the 20 January 2017 at the Meyerton Town Hall. The programme is a brain child of one of the Manifesto Promises being “Youth Biaised”. The objective of this promise is to ensure that the municipality utilises its resources and invest in the…

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Midvaal Junior City Council 2016

The Junior City Council of Midvaal had a tremendous year during 2016. After their election in February the Junior Council, under the leadership of Junior Mayor Kara Pretorius from Hoërskool Dr. Malan, engaged in various activities. These activities included attending Midvaal Municipal Council meetings, having their own Junior Council meetings, attending the Midvaal State of…

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