Roles and Responsibilities within Local Government These constitutional objects are: to provide democratic and accountable government for local communities; to ensure the provision of services to communities in a sustainable manner; to promote social and economic development to promote a safe and healthy environment; and to encourage the involvement of communities and community organisations in the matters of local government. The Constitution also assigns developmental duties to municipalities. Section 153 provides that a municipality must: structure and manage its administration and budgeting and planning processes to give priority to the basic needs of the community, and to promote the social and economic development of the community; and participate in national and provincial development programmes.
In the Municipal Sector, Sanitation, Public lighting, the public benefit of the schemes of the central government and the state government and the citys public development done. The Nagar Palika Sadri has established a set of norms to evaluate public service delivery, including equity, accountability and solidarity (read more about our Methodology). There is no singular way to evaluate these norms – and no public service is ‘perfect’ – but it is an attempt to establish explicit and measurable criteria against which public models can be gauged, and which allow for reasonable comparisons across sectors and regions.