Department: Social Development

Contact details

Physical: 18 College Street, Polokwane, 0700
Postal: Private Bag X9302, Polokwane, 0700
Tel: 015 293 6027
Fax: 015 293 6170


The mission of the Limpopo Department of Social Development is to ensure the provision of comprehensive social protection services against vulnerability and poverty within the constitutional and legislative framework, and create an enabling environment for sustainable development. The Department further aims to deliver integrated, sustainable and quality services, in partnership with all those committed to building a caring society.

The Department has identified and committed itself to addressing the following key priorities: child and youth care; early childhood development; anti-substance abuse; food for all / zero hunger; and the protection and promotion of the rights of older people and people with disabilities.

Office Bearers/Management

M Mokaba-Phukwana
Head of Department
Ms D Ramokgopa

Mapula Mokaba-Phukwana
Head of Department:
Ms Daphne Ramokgopa
Mr T Rikhotso
Chief Directors:
Mr Desmond Mahopo (Integrated Community Development Services)
Ms B Mohale (Corporate Services)
Ms D Ramokgopa (Social Welfare Services)
Communications Officers:
Ms Moshupologo Mothotse (Director: Communications)

Financial Information

All Financial Values: R'0002016/172015/162014/152013/14
AUDIT OUTCOMEFinancially UnqualifiedFinancially UnqualifiedFinancially UnqualifiedQualified
Total Final Appropriationn/a1 625 1291 492 8131 382 147
Actual Expendituren/a1 597 5341 470 0381 315 001
Employee Compensationn/a834 322762 643665 059
Goods and Servicesn/a231 823225 661242 206
Capital Assetsn/a25 68834 89732 776
Unauthorised Expendituren/a---
Irregular Expendituren/a1214 5206 224
Fruitless & Wasteful Expendituren/a373 515413
Posts Approvedn/a6 5404 8194 819
Posts Filledn/a2 8562 8722 640
Sources n/a Annual ReportAnnual ReportAnnual Report

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