Department: Rural, Environment and Agricultural Development

Contact details

Physical: Agricentre Building, Cnr Dr James Moroka Drive & Stadium Road, Mmabatho
Postal: Private Bag X2039, Mmabatho, 2735
Tel: 018 389 5719/5431/5688
Fax: 018 392 4377


The mission of the North West Department of Rural, Environment and Agricultural Development is to work with partners to provide sustainable agricultural and rural development.

The Department's strategic objectives are to review and develop legislative and policy instruments; develop and implement capacity building programmes; develop and implement service delivery programme plans; improve extension and advisory services; ensure implementation of legislative/policy instruments; conduct appropriate research and technology transfer; establish service delivery partnerships; ensure business management and leadership; and implement resource management policies.

Office Bearers/Management

Ms ME Tlhape
Head of Department
Dr P Mokaila

Ms Manketsi Emily Tlhape
Head of Department:
Dr Poncho Mokaila
Senior Management:
Communications Officers:
Emalda Setlako

Financial Information

All Financial Values: R'0002016/172015/162014/152013/14
AUDIT OUTCOMEQualifiedFinancially UnqualifiedFinancially UnqualifiedFinancially Unqualified
Total Final Appropriationn/a1 091 9881 103 687871 037
Actual Expendituren/a1 087 0591 072 060857 471
Employee Compensationn/a521 558583 091405 874
Goods and Servicesn/a226 887198 888179 158
Capital Assetsn/a53 20354 44813 492
Unauthorised Expendituren/a---
Irregular Expendituren/a158 85513 4197 249
Fruitless & Wasteful Expendituren/a1112728
Posts Approvedn/a2 0492 044n/a
Posts Filledn/a1 5311 6391 513
Sources n/a Annual ReportAnnual ReportAnnual Report
NoteThe Department: Agriculture and Rural Development was reorganised into the Department: Rural, Environment and Agricultural Development after the May 2014 elections. The above figures are for the previous Department: Agriculture and Rural Development.

Public Entities

Annual Reports

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National Asphalt (Pty) Ltd
Regent Business School
The National School of Government
BMW South Africa (Pty) Ltd
Osizweni Science Centre