Gauteng Department: Agriculture and Rural Development

Contact Details

Postal PO Box 8769, Johannesburg, 2001
Physical 56 Eloff Street, Cnr Main Street, Umknoto House, Johannesburg
Tel 011 240 2500
Fax 011 240 2619


The mission of the Gauteng Department of Agriculture and Rural Development is to unlock the full potential of environment, agriculture and rural development to enhance the economic, ecological and social wealth of all the people of Gauteng through improved access to affordable, diverse and nutritious food; accelerated sustainable agrarian reform; championing of animal health and welfare in a cost-sharing/recovery model; improved rural services and infrastructure to support sustainable livelihoods with respect to agriculture, environment, education, health, transport, and other forms of infrastructure and services; rural job creation linked to skills development and promotion of economic livelihoods; sustainable management of natural resources by promoting conservation, better management of waste, and reduced greenhouse emissions; and efficient and effective governance, quality service delivery and access for an empowered, active and responsible citizenship.

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