Free State Gambling and Liquor Authority

Contact details

Physical: 111 Zastron, Westdene, Bloemfontein, 9301
Postal: Private Bag 9229, Bloemfontein, 9300
Tel: 051 404 0300
Fax: 051 404 0322


The mission of the Free State Gambling, Liquor and Tourism Authority is to promote legally compliant, responsible, sustainable and transformed gaming and liquor industries through effective licensing, regulating and reporting on the activities of the industries, and to market and promote the Free State province as a tourist destination of choice.

The Entity's strategic objectives are: to ensure the effective and efficient marketing of tourism, promotion of tourism and development of sustainable tourism within the province; an effective tourism marketing and promotion strategy; marketing initiatives adequately covering provincial geographic spread and seasonality; effective utilisation of media platforms; and hosting of events to promote the Free State province as a tourist destination of choice.

Note: The Free State Gambling and Liquor Authority was merged with the Free State Tourism Authority on 1 June 2017 to form the Free State Gambling, Liquor and Tourism Authority. The financial information up to 2016/17 only reflects the figures for the Free State Gambling and Liquor Authority.

Office Bearers/Management

Mr D Pillay
Board Members:
Mr K Dichabe (Acting CEO)
Ms M Gasela (CFO)
Ms L Lane
Mrs S Mbiwe
Mr J Mthembu
Mr L Mule
Mr K Dichabe (Acting)
Ms M Gasela
Senior Management:
Mr KJ Thole
Communications Officers:
Tshediso Lerumo (Communications Manager)

Financial Information

All Financial Values: R'0002016/172015/162014/152013/14
AUDIT OUTCOMEFinancially UnqualifiedFinancially UnqualifiedFinancially UnqualifiedFinancially Unqualified
Current Assetsn/a13 94319 45210 356
Non-Current Assetsn/a6 5524 2924 561
Total Assetsn/a20 49523 70814 917
Current Liabilitiesn/a12 79913 7556 449
Non-Current Liabilitiesn/a29107223
Total Liabilitiesn/a12 82813 8626 672
Total Net Assetsn/a7 6679 8468 245
Total Revenuen/a52 26348 77551 671
Revenue from Exchange Transactionsn/a412525362
Revenue from Non-Exchange Transactionsn/a51 85148 25151 309
Total Expendituren/a(54 442)(47 154)(46 892)
Employee Related costsn/a(36 923)(31 665)(33 506)
Surplus/(Deficit) for Yearn/a(2 179)1 6224 779
Net Cash Flows from Operating Activitiesn/a(1 525)10 1141 870
Net Cash Flows from Investing Activitiesn/a(3 887)(1 349)(1 671)
Cash & Cash Equivalents at End of Yearn/a12 96818 5229 887
Unauthorised Expendituren/a---
Irregular Expendituren/a1 0781 6742 247
Fruitless & Wasteful Expendituren/a225724
Posts Approvedn/an/a163163
Posts Filledn/a667064
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