Municipal Infrastructure Grant Transfers
supplements municipal capital budgets to eradicate the backlog in municipal infrastructure for providing basic services to poor households. In 2009/10 financial year 89.4% of the total MIG allocation of R8.7 billion was spent on municipal infrastructure for the provision of basic services.
R9.7 billion is allocated for the 2010/11 financial year for the eradication of backlogs in municipal infrastructure. This sub-programme supports the achievement of targets set in the Infrastructure Development sub-programme.