Department: Local Government

Contact details

Physical: 8th Floor, Waldorf Building, 80 St George's Mall, Cape Town, 8001
Postal: Private Bag X9076, Cape Town, 8000
Tel: 021 483 4049/4997
Fax: 021 483 4493
Web: www.westerncape.gov.za/dept/local-government
Email: hod.lg@westerncape.gov.za

Overview

The mission of the Western Cape Department of Local Government is to capacitate municipalities to deliver quality services to communities; promote participative, integrated and sustainable communities; ensure that municipal plans reflect national, provincial and local priorities and resources through sound intergovernmental relations; be the first port of call to municipalities for advice and support; and facilitate delivery through sound administration and the engagement of all spheres of government and social partners.

The Department's objectives and mandates are to establish municipalities consistent with national legislation; support and strengthen the capacity of municipalities; regulate the performance of municipalities in terms of their functions listed in the Constitution; intervene where there is nonfulfilment of legislative, executive or financial obligations; and promote a developmental local government.

Office Bearers/Management

MEC
Mr A Bredell
Head of Department
Mr G Paulse

MEC:
Mr Anton Bredell (Minister)
Head of Department:
Mr Graham Paulse
CFO:
Ms B Sewlall-Singh
Chief Directors:
Ms Eda Barnard (Municipal Performance Monitoring and Support)
Mr Colin Deiner (Disaster Management and Fire Rescue Services)
Ms Nozuko Zamxaka (Integrated Service Delivery)
Directors:
Mr Walton Carelse (Integrated Development Planning)
Mr Albert Dlwengu (Policy and Strategic Support)
Ms M Green (Acting: Municipal Support and Capacity Building)
Mr Craig Mitchell (Public Participation)
Mr M Pretorius (Service Delivery Integration)
Senior Management:
Mr Marius Brand
Mr Schalk Carstens
Mr Kosie Haarhoff
Mr Heinrich Magerman
Ms Jacqueline Pandaram
Communications Officers:
Ms Rowena Kellies (Head: Communications)
Mr James-Brent Styan (Media Liaison Officer)

Financial Information

All Financial Values: R'0002016/172015/162014/152013/14
 
AUDIT OUTCOMEClean AuditClean AuditClean AuditClean Audit
 
APPROPRIATION STATEMENT
Total Final Appropriationn/a218 758199 751175 985
Actual Expendituren/a213 020197 479172 062
Employee Compensationn/a131 500123 726117 410
Goods and Servicesn/a45 47643 12338 943
Capital Assetsn/a15 1805 0466 075
 
UIFW EXPENDITURE
Unauthorised Expendituren/a---
Irregular Expendituren/a-6317
Fruitless & Wasteful Expendituren/a--7
 
HUMAN RESOURCES
Posts Approvedn/a361395411
Posts Filledn/a345360345
 
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