In terms of the LGSETA constitution the authority of the SETA Main Governing Structure of the Organisation which consist of ten (10) members representing labour and ten (10) members representing the employer component. Seats of labour and employer components are structured as follows:

  • South African Municipal Workers – six (6) seats
  • Independent Municipal Allied Trade Union – four (4 seats)
  • South African Local Government Association – eight (8)
  • National Department of Provincial and Local Government and member must be drawn from senior management of the department –two (2)

Executive Committee of the LGSETA (EXCO) The Executive Committee (EXCO) of the Authority consists of five (5) members representing labour component and five (5) members representing employer component. Seats of labour and employer component are structured as follows:

  • Three members representing – SAMWU
  • Two members representing – IMATU
  • Four members representing – SALGA
  • One members representing – DPLG

NB: The Chairperson and Vice Chairperson of the Authority will also preside as the chairperson and Vice Chairperson of the Executive Committee and their terms of office shall be a period of one year respectively in accordance with the financial year of the SETA. Both the position of the chairperson and vice chairperson shall alternate between the two labour and employer component. Selected members of the Authority serve on the follow Policy Committee of the LGSETA and an elected authority member will serve on the committee of the Policy Committee as Chairperson.