Department: Local Government and Human Settlements

Contact details

Physical: 3366 Bessemmer Street, Telkom Building, Industrial Site, Mahikeng, 2735
Postal: Private Bag X2145, Mmabatho, 2735
Tel: 018 388 2890
Fax: 086 620 7825


The mission of the North West Department of Local Government and Human Settlements is to effectively plan, coordinate, provide and support the development of habitable integrated human settlement in the province.

The Department's strategic goals are to ensure provision of effective and efficient administrative support and direction to the Department; ensure effective and efficient research, policy development, planning, monitoring and evaluation; and ensure provision of habitable and sustainable human settlements.

Office Bearers/Management

Ms F Gaolaolwe
Head of Department
Mr E Motoko

Ms Fenny Gaolaolwe
Head of Department:
Mr Ephraim Motoko
Mr M Magwetyana
Chief Directors:
Mr A Manuel (Acting: Housing Needs, Research, Planning and Technical Services)
Mrs KG Maruping (Acting: Housing Development)
Mr B Bole (Media and Communications)
Mrs H Du-Plesis (HRM and Development)
Mr IK Mokgwamme (Financial Management)
Ms B Motsomi (Municipal Support)
Mrs J Scholtz (Supply Chain Management)
Senior Management:
Communications Officers:
Dinelo Lolokwane
Mr Chris Motshabi (Media Liaison Officer)

Financial Information

All Financial Values: R'0002016/172015/162014/152013/14
AUDIT OUTCOMEQualifiedQualifiedFinancially UnqualifiedFinancially Unqualified
Total Final Appropriationn/a2 619 8742 192 6801 637 689
Actual Expendituren/a2 612 1892 189 6751 634 326
Employee Compensationn/a224 680221 697113 614
Goods and Servicesn/a107 700115 633100 230
Capital Assetsn/a27 53711 4792 692
Unauthorised Expendituren/a-1 521-
Irregular Expendituren/a99 082670-
Fruitless & Wasteful Expendituren/a24916
Posts Approvedn/a761751n/a
Posts Filledn/a681731342
Sources n/a Annual ReportAnnual ReportAnnual Report
NoteThe Department: Human Settlement, Public Safety and Liaison and the Department: Local Government and Traditional Affairs were combined and reorganised into the Department: Local Government and Human Settlements after the May 2014 elections. The above figures are for the previous Department: Human Settlement, Public Safety and Liaison (Human Settlement Branch).

Annual Reports

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