Lepelle-Nkumpi Municipality is one of the local municipalities within the Capricorn District Municipality in Limpopo Province. The municipality is located 55km south of the district and Polokwane city. The municipality is pre-dominantly rural with a population of 227.965 and covers 3.454,78 km2, which comprises 20.4% of the district’s total land area. The municipality is divided into 25 wards, three of which make the township of Lebowakgomo, one of the Capricon district growth point. All sittings of the Provincial Legislature take place at Lebowakgomo Old Parliament for the former homeland.