About Matsapha Municipality
Welcome to the investment hub. Matsapha Town Council, was declared a Town Council in 2012, a local authority with a body corporate status established by the Urban Government Act, 1969, and is entrusted with the following general duties as articulated in Section 55 of the Urban Government Act:
⚊ Control, manage and administer the town;
⚊ Maintain and cleanse all public streets and open spaces vested in the Council or committed to its management;
⚊ Abate all public nuisances;
⚊ Safeguard public health, and provide sanitary services for the removal and disposal of night soil, rubbish, carcasses of dead animals and all kinds of refuse;
⚊ Establish or take over and maintain, subject to the extent of its resources, any public utility service which it is authorized or required to maintain under any law and which is required for the welfare, comfort or convenience of the public;
⚊ Develop, control and manage any land vested in, owned of leased by the Council;
⚊ Establish or take over and administer, subject to the extent of its resources, housing schemes for the inhabitants of the municipality;
⚊ Generally promote the public health, welfare and convenience, and the development, sanitation and amenities of the town.
Matsapha is where most of Swaziland’s industry operates from, in essence, it is the engine of the country. It is located between Mbabane, the capital city and Manzini, the hub, making its location ideal for industry. The country’s national university situated here along with the Royal Police College and Matsapha International Airport.