North West Department: Local Government and Human Settlements

After the 2019 General Elections the department is being reorganised into the Department: Cooperative Governance, Human Settlements and Traditional Affairs.

Contact Details

Postal Private Bag X 2099, Mmabatho, 2735
Physical University Drive, Garona Building, 2nd Floor, West Wing
Tel 018 388 2890/1/2
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.

The information in this directory is compiled from various sources and is subject to continual change. If you notice any errors or omissions, contact us so that we may correct them.