Department: Human Settlements

Contact details

Physical: Steve Tshwete House, 31-33 Phillip Frame Road, Waverly Park, Chiselhurst
Postal: Private Bag X31008, Cambridge, Chiselhurst, East London, 5206
Tel: 043 711 9901/2/3
Fax: 043 711 9797
Web: www.ecdhs.gov.za

Overview

The mission of the Eastern Cape Department of Human Settlements is to facilitate and coordinate the provision of quality, integrated and sustainable human settlements that offer its communities a better living environment.

The Department essentially has three strategic goals that encompass all its core functions and responsibilities, with the outcomes being to: provide a credible multi-year housing development plan and budget through a participation process with stakeholders; promote consultation in the housing policy and legislative framework development and review process; review and roll-out the provincial medium-term Sustainable Human Settlement Research Agenda; provide outcomes-based monitoring and evaluation of integrated plans; facilitate and coordinate the eradication of informal settlements in the province; facilitate and promote the integration of communities utilising social and rental housing; provide planning, project management, technical and quality assurance expertise to sustainable human settlement projects; acquire land and facilitate the issuing of title deeds to promote homeownership; provide political and strategic leadership and management leadership to the Department; provide assurance and consulting activities on internal controls, risk management and governance processes, and fight fraud and corruption; effectively manage financial resources to achieve an unqualified audit opinion; provide streamlined procurement processes and effective contracts management; and enhance the organisational performance through a well-aligned organisational transformation programme, capacitated employees and sustainable ICT solutions.

Office Bearers

MEC
Ms H Sauls-August
Head of Department
Mr G Sharpley

MEC:
Ms Helen Sauls-August
Head of Department:
Mr Gaster Sharpley
Chief of Staff:
Mr Arnold Lungisa Scholtz
CFO:
Ms Pamela Adonis
COO:
Mrs Tabisa Nzuzo
Chief Directors:
Ms Tandeka Cebe (Strategic Management and Communication)
Mr Daluhlanga Mpendu (Housing Administration and Facilitation)
Mr Yise Njikelana (Corporate Services)
Directors:
n/a
Senior Management:
n/a
Communications Officers:
Mr Lwandile Sicwetsha (Director: Communications)

Financial Information

All Financial Values: R'0002015/162014/152013/142012/13
 
AUDIT OUTCOMEFinancially UnqualifiedFinancially UnqualifiedFinancially UnqualifiedFinancially Unqualified
 
APPROPRIATION STATEMENT
Total Final Appropriationn/a2 726 2482 837 4612 570 744
Actual Expendituren/a2 719 8302 827 9922 279 062
Employee Compensationn/a251 879226 229199 361
Goods and Servicesn/a66 29169 64168 481
Capital Assetsn/a7 3807 4178 071
 
UIFW EXPENDITURE
Unauthorised Expendituren/a---
Irregular Expendituren/a75316 694211 682
Fruitless & Wasteful Expendituren/a9546161
 
HUMAN RESOURCES
Posts Approvedn/a564580562
Posts Filledn/a518509488
 
Sources n/a Annual ReportAnnual ReportAnnual Report


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