Mopani District Municipality’s strategic objectives focus is on the provision of basic services to the communities. The District’s local economic development is centred on the launching of SMME anchor projects. For example the district seeks to develop and provide access to commercial farming, launch agricultural and community projects such as baking, fence‐making, brick making, poultry and sewing. The District aims to provide tourism skills, tourism awareness training and upgrading of tourism attraction sites in the district. The district aims at assisting emerging tourism product owners with tourism marketing skills, and the development of new tourism products such as Agro‐Tourism and Cultural Tourism.