Ezemvelo KZN Wildlife

Contact details

Physical: 1 Peter Brown Drive, Montrose, Pietermaritzburg, 3200
Postal: PO Box 13053, Cascades, 3202
Tel: 033 845 1999
Fax: 033 845 1699
Web: www.kznwildlife.com


The mission of Ezemvelo KZN Wildlife is to ensure effective conservation and sustainable use of KwaZulu-Natal’s biodiversity in collaboration with stakeholders for the benefit of present and future generations.

Ezemvelo is mandated to direct the management of nature conservation within the province, protected areas, and the development and promotion of ecotourism facilities within the protected areas; and ensure the proper efficient and effective management of the conservation service.

Office Bearers/Management

Mr Comfort Ngidi (Chairperson: Chairpersons’ and Risk Committee)
Deputy Chairperson:
Prof Thandi Nzama (Chairpersons’ and Risk Committee; Biodiversity Conservation and Community Affairs Committee)
Board Members:
Ms Preetha Dabideen (Chairperson: Finance and Business Operations Committee; Chairpersons’ and Risk Committee)
Ms Pat Lebenya-Ntanzi (Finance and Business Operations Committee)
Dr David Mabunda (Acting CEO)
Mr Maurice Mackenzie (Biodiversity Conservation and Community Affairs Committee; Corporate Support Services and Remuneration Committee)
Mr Sazi Mhlongo (Biodiversity Conservation and Community Affairs Committee)
Ms Neli Mthembu (Corporate Support Services and Remuneration Committee)
Mr Armstrong Ndlela (Chairperson: Corporate Support Services and Remuneration Committee; Finance and Business Operations Committee; and Chairpersons’ and Risk Committee)
Ms BD Ngidi
Mr Bafana Nkosi (Finance and Business Operations Committee, and Audit Committee)
Mr Peter Rutsch (Audit Committee, and Biodiversity Conservation and Community Affairs Committee)
Mr Inkosi MI Tembe (Biodiversity Conservation and Community Affairs Committee)
Dr David Mabunda (Acting)
Mr Siyabonga Mngoma
Senior Management:
Mr Sthabiso Chiliza (General Manager: Business Development)
Mr Ntsikelelo Dlulane (Manager: Projects and Partnerships)
Mr Sudhir Ghoorah (General Manager: Risk and Strategic Services)
Mr Bhekisisa Khoza (Executive Director: Biodiversity and Ecotourism Operations)
Ms Ntokozo Maphumulo (Manager: Legal Services)
Ms Thandiwe Nkosi (General Manager: Human Resources)
Ms Lumka Pani-Plaatjies (General Manager: Internal Audit)
Communications Officers:
Mr Musa Mntambo (Manager: Communication Services)

Financial Information

All Financial Values: R'0002015/162014/152013/142012/13
AUDIT OUTCOMEFinancially UnqualifiedFinancially UnqualifiedFinancially UnqualifiedQualified
Current Assets342 475377 656277 781263 799
Non-Current Assets753 666653 200661 875653 451
Total Assets1 096 1411 030 856939 656917 250
Current Liabilities300 500262 584222 791234 150
Non-Current Liabilities67 89065 027285 01458 947
Total Liabilities368 390327 611285 014293 097
Total Net Assets727 751703 245654 642624 153
Total Revenue1 049 3841 074 881953 745976 079
Revenue from Exchange Transactions172 759188 967873 238189 857
Revenue from Non-Exchange Transactions876 625885 91480 507777 728
Total Expenditure(1 024 878)(1 026 281)(923 249)(900 937)
Employee Related costs(644 972)(604 426)(566 382)(517 038)
Surplus/(Deficit) for Year24 50648 60030 49675 142
Net Cash Flows from Operating Activities98 310140 91369 269180 329
Net Cash Flows from Investing Activities(133 909)(56 218)(62 672)(127 742)
Cash & Cash Equivalents at End of Year303 895340 733253 274245 880
Unauthorised Expenditure----
Irregular Expenditure11 3175 3863 4624 463
Fruitless & Wasteful Expenditure252668381929
Posts Approvedn/an/an/an/a
Posts Filled2 4961 647n/an/a
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