Moses Kotane Local Municipality

Moses Kotane Local Municipality as one of the five municipalities constituting the Bojanala Platinum District Municipality in the north eastern part of the North West Province.  The municipality is bordered by the Limpopo Porvice in the north , the Madibeng local Municipality in the east, the Rustenburg and Kgetlengrevier local Municipalities in the south and the Ramotshere Moiloa Local Municipality in the west.

The municipality covers an area of approximately 5220km2 and mostly rural in nature, comprising of 109 villages and the tow formal town of Mogwase and Madikwe.

 Vision for the Local Economic Development in Moses Kotane Municipality

“Improved and diversified local economy that will reduce unemployment, poverty and bring better quality of life to all.”

The municipality’s economy thrives on the number of successful sectors:

  •  Mining industry;
  • Sun City; and
  • Pilanesburg Game Park


Priority Economic development sectors and opportunities in Moses Kotane Municipality


The following opportunities have been identified in the agricultural sector:

  • Support commercialization of small-scale/subsistence farming activities, and
  • Support the development of a vibrant agro-processing sector.

A total of approximately 57 000ha is suitable for the production of crops such as sunflower, grain and sorghum more thatn 450 00ha for beef and goats production


The mining sector is a very important sector that contributes significantly towards both the employment and economic growth of the local municipality.

The main minerals mined within the local municipality are: Platinum, Chrome,  Gold,, Granite, and Sand.


The Moses Kotane area is strategically located in terms of important provincial tourism routes


Contact Us:


Stand 933 Station Road


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Tel: 0027 (0)14 555 1300