Mr Sindane (DME) replied that the roll over was related to a specific incident.
The 2006/07 DORA allowed for some flexibility in relation to the reallocation
of money. It illustrated the importance of collaboration.
Mr Sindane (DWAF) replied that he would be surprised if the situation was still
the same in Sinqu. He was not saying that everything had been fixed but
somebody from DWAF should have gone there and start engaging with the schools.
There were various ways in which backlogs could be ...
Mr Sindane (DME) replied that the distribution issues came from the Electricity
Act of 1987 and this Act predated the Constitution. The new Electricity
Regulation Act took this into account by giving meaning to Schedule 4B issue of
electricity reticulation being a municipal mandate. There was a process in
Mr Sindane (DME) replied that the issue of free basic services and targeting
was a very involved discussion. A study was conducted to look at approaches to
expedient targeting. One was able to identify or target the indigent much
better by looking at the demand patterns. The Department believed that ...