34 Markgraaf Street, Westdene, 9301Postal:
Private Bag X20801, Bloemfontein, 9300Tel:
051 404 9600Fax:
051 400 4732Web: www.edtea.fs.gov.za
The mission of the Free State Department of Economic, Small Business Development, Tourism and Environmental Affairs is to provide sound economic and environmental management systems that ensure economic development and poverty reduction in the Free State.
The Department's constitutional mandates require it to oversee and administer the following: trade; tourism; casinos, racing, gambling and wagering, excluding lotteries and sports pools; consumer protection; environment; industrial promotion; nature conservation; pollution control; provincial public enterprises; soil conservation; and liquor licenses and control of undertakings that sell liquor to the public.
Furthermore, the Department's constitutional mandate emphasises that everyone has the right to an environment that is not harmful to their health or well-being and to have the environment protected, for the benefit of present and future generations, through reasonable legislative and other measures that prevent pollution and ecological degradation; promote conservation; and secure ecologically sustainable development and use of natural resources while promoting justifiable economic and social development.
Head of Department
Ms M Gasela
- Dr Benny Malakoane
- Head of Department:
- Ms Matilda Gasela
- Senior Management:
- Mr Lucas Mahoa (Office Manager: MEC)
- Mr Murendeni Nndanduleni (Office Manager: HOD)
- Communications Officers:
- Mr Tau Kgotso (Head: Communication)
|All Financial Values: R'000||2015/16||2014/15||2013/14||2012/13|
|AUDIT OUTCOME||Qualified||Financially Unqualified||Financially Unqualified||Qualified|
|Total Final Appropriation||n/a||449 974||440 196||418 047|
|Actual Expenditure||n/a||432 055||432 354||407 139|
|Employee Compensation||n/a||195 033||179 251||163 024|
|Goods and Services||n/a||85 223||90 964||84 658|
|Capital Assets||n/a||13 273||24 498||35 304|
|Irregular Expenditure||n/a||427||4 375||24 706|
|Fruitless & Wasteful Expenditure||n/a||-||274||6 091|
|Sources|| n/a ||Annual Report||Annual Report||Annual Report|
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