Department: Social Development

Contact details

Physical: Thusanong Building, 11th Floor, 69 Commissioner Street, Johannesburg
Postal: Private Bag X35, Johannesburg, 2000
Tel: 011 355 7600 / 7656 / 227 0000
Fax: 011 355 7753


The vision of the Gauteng Department of Social Development is of a caring and self-reliant society. Its mission is to transform our society by building conscious and capable citizens through the provision of integrated social development services.

The Department's strategic outcome-orientated goals are to provide support to core business in rendering effective and efficient services; efficient and effective integrated developmental social welfare services to service recipients, focussing on children, the youth, the elderly, people with disabilities, and women; and efficient, effective anti-poverty community interventions, youth development and women empowerment services to beneficiaries, promoting sustainable livelihoods.

Office Bearers

Ms N Mayathula-Khoza
Head of Department
Mrs W Tshabalala

Ms Nandi Mayathula-Khoza
Head of Department:
Mrs WR Tshabalala
Ms Desree Legwale
Deputy Directors General:
Ms AM Hartmann (Support Services)
Mr Onkemetse Kabasia (Welfare Services)
Chief Directors:
Mr Tebogo Itumeleng (Social Welfare and Specialised Social Services)
Adv Siphokazi Moleshe (Corporate Services)
Mr Rennie Nair (Strategic Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation)
Mr Bongani Ngomane (Regions and Institutions)
Ms Shirley Raman (NPOs, Partnership and Development Research)
Ms V Bajomo (Institutions)
Ms KL Jacobs (Regional Director: Sedibeng)
Ms N Kobeli (Regional Director: West Rand)
Mr V Languza (Legal Services)
Mr AM Manoto (Population Development)
Mr J Maphosa (Sustainable Livelihoods)
Ms P Maswanganye (Strategic Planning)
Ms K Mathebula (Special Needs and Families Care)
Dr S Mokoena (Research and Policy Coordination)
Mr KK Mosweu (Financial Accounting)
Ms LJ Motau (Regional Director: Tshwane)
Mr T Msimanga (NPO Partnership and Financing)
Ms N Mtimkhulu (Regional Director: Johannesburg)
Mr R Mudau (Management Services)
Ms P Nkosi (Regional Director: Ekurhuleni)
Ms LC Nonyane (Supply Chain Management)
Ms CL Ntsoane (Management Accounting)
Ms KC Ntwampe (Restorative Services and Services to Children)
Ms T Phatudi (ICT)
Mr MJ Radebe (Auxiliary Services)
Mr F Rammutla (Stakeholder Relations)
Ms R Raymond (HRM)
Ms N Reddy-Singh (Chief Risk Officer and Director: Risk Management and Compliance)
Mr W Sibisi (M&E)
Ms MM Thanjekwayo (Support Organisation (Social Care))
Ms JB Zondo (HIV/AIDS)
Communications Officers:
Mr Thebe Mohatle (Director: Communications)

Financial Information

All Financial Values: R'0002015/162014/152013/142012/13
AUDIT OUTCOMEClean AuditClean AuditClean AuditClean Audit
Total Final Appropriationn/a3 439 1802 921 4392 543 918
Actual Expendituren/a3 409 2802 899 6832 524 726
Employee Compensationn/a1 018 431903 194782 298
Goods and Servicesn/a385 227340 251324 332
Capital Assetsn/a135 45271 735130 487
Unauthorised Expendituren/a---
Irregular Expendituren/a--3 985
Fruitless & Wasteful Expendituren/a---
Posts Approvedn/a4 4193 7674 711
Posts Filledn/a4 1903 5303 469
Sources n/a Annual ReportAnnual ReportAnnual Report

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