Welcome to Vhembe District


Established in 2000, Vhembe District Municipality, based in Thohoyandou, comprises Makhado, Musina, Thulamela, and Mutale. Encompassing 21,407 km2, it houses over 1.1 million residents in 274,480 households, formed through the transformation of Local Government.

Welcome to Vhembe District Municipality

Vhembe is situated in the Northern part of Limpopo Province, sharing borders with Zimbabwe in the north, Mozambique through Kruger National Park in the east and Botswana in the north west.

Vhembe District Municipality with its head quarters in Thohoyandou was established in 2000 through the process of transformation of Local Government. It was established in terms of Municipal Structures Act 117 of 1998 as a demarcated sphere of governance.

It is composed of four local municipalities, namely; Makhado, Musina,Thulamela and Collins Chabane. It covers 21 407 km2 and has population of over 1.1 million living in 274 480 households.

Nkondo Tsakani Freda

District Executive Mayor

Mayor Events

December 2023
Dec 08
Dec 17
17 December 2023
Dec 23
February 2024

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08 December 2023
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
17 December 2023
All day

Assemblies of God Malonga

23 December 2023
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
22 February 2024
10:00 am - 4:30 pm
Vhembe District Mayoral Boardroom., Formal
Thohoyandou, limpopo 0950 South Africa

All media houses are invited to the press conference regarding the Executive Mayor, Cllr. Freda Nkondo's 100 days in office. The press conference is scheduled as follows: Date: 22 February […]

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