It is believed that two tariffs are issued at the test centre, one with the booking price and another with bribe money included, said to be around R2 500.
Municipal manager DD Naidoo said his team was geared up and fully equipped to handle the Easter weekend, when hundreds of visitors are expected to flock to the South Coast.
The new consignment includes nine double cab vehicles.
Numerous calls had been received from residents, asking Ugu to explain why they had had no water for days and had received messages claiming the municipality’s staff had downed tools.
Another council meeting took place with no municipal manager, just as before his appointment.
More than R1-billion was approved by council making provision for potholes, road infrastructure, and various other projects.
Another issue discussed was the eviction of several Karim’s Lane tenants.
To date findings on investigations have still not been reported to council.
The motion was defeated by 12 votes to five with some abstentions.
“Currently there are numerous town planning approvals that the town planner has given without the authority to do so,” – DA caucus.
Consumers are urged to make their usual monthly payment.