LED & Tourism

Tel: +27 (58) 718-3745
Fax: +27 (58) 718-3777


To create an enabling environment that promotes for economic growth and employment creation to improve the quality of life of our people and become a tourism destination and a productive agricultural area.


The Maluti-a-Phofung Local Municipality’s LED is committed to promote quality economic development facilitation and coordination services to its communities by

  • Facilitating opportunities for SMMEs in procurement at MAP
  • Supporting Poverty Alleviation projects
  • Facilitating Agricultural, Tourism, Manufacturing and SMME development value adding and market access opportunities
  • Developing an Investment Attraction and Marketing Strategy for MAP
  • Facilitating for finance, funds and resource from non-governmental, private and donor sectors
  • Attract tourists and investors to the region

Core Functions

  • SMME promotion and support
  • Export promotion and international trade
  • Community economic development (self-reliance)
  • Business retention and expansion
  • Industrial Recruitment and Place Marketing
  • Tourism
  • Environmental Management


Tel: +27 (58) 718-3859
Fax: +27 (58) 718-3777

Core Functions

  • Infrastructure Development
  • Informal Trade Policies and By-Laws
  • Rural Development
  • Trade Promotion
  • Economic Policy Formulation
  • Investment Promotion


Tel: +27 (58) 718-3745
Fax: +27 (58) 718-3777

Core Functions

  • Infrastructure Development
  • Identify, upgrade and establish tourism facilities
  • Tourism sector plans and promotion policies
  • Marketing plans, events and exhibitions
  • Strategic Environmental Management Plan
  • Integrated Waste Management Plan
  • Promotion of environmental awareness and environmental education