About Us

The name Lejweleputswa, meaning ‘gray rock’, describes the area in the Free State with a history rich in gold prospecting and mining.


A perfect partner in service excellence by 2014.


Lejweleputswa District Municipality’s mission is aligned to the defined roles of facilitation, coordination and support. Lejweleputswa District Municipality embraces a service delivery perspective through sound financial management, harnessing of a customer-centred culture, internal processes structured towards professionalism and the creation of a learning, growth and development environment.

Legislative Framework

Lejweleputswa District Municipality has been established in terms of section 14 of the Local Government: Municipal Structures Act, Act No 117 of 1998 and was published in the Provincial Gazette No 109 dated 28 September 2000 and came into being on 06 December 2000.

Key Performance Areas

  • Basic Service Delivery and Infrastructural Investment,
  • Municipal Transformation and Intuitional Development,
  • Municipal Financial Viability and Financial Management,
  • Local Economic Development.