18 December 2018 - NW2897
Mulaudzi, Mr TE to ask the Minister of Finance
With reference to the reply to question 2495 on 4 October 2018, did any metropolitan municipality in the past five financial years outsource a function which was previously insourced; if not, what is the position in this regard; if so, (a) what function was outsourced, (b) on what date, (c) to whom and (d) what was the total monetary value of the contract?
According to the information at the disposal of National Treasury, the City of Tshwane Metropolitan Municipality is the only municipality that has outsourced a function which was previously insourced. The function outsourced is Waste Management Services and this has been outsourced for a period of more than five (5) years. The expenditure incurred is about R500 million per annum. This particular service is outsourced to a panel of contractors.