Office of the Premier

Contact details

Physical: Moses Mabhida Building, 300 Langalibalele Street, Pietermaritzburg, 3200
Postal: Private Bag X9037, Pietermaritzburg, 3200
Tel: 033 341 3300
Fax: 033 342 7368


The mission of the KwaZulu-Natal Office of the Premier is to support the Premier in carrying out his/her constitutional and statutory duties.

The Department fulfils this mission primarily by mobilising, coordinating and integrating the efforts of the provincial government and administration to eradicate various forms of human deprivation; playing a leadership role in mobilising and leveraging public and private sectors' resources to realise a sustainable economic growth, with the capacity to generate decent jobs and eradicate poverty and inequality; spearheading the efforts of provincial government and all stakeholders aimed at ensuring peace, safety and security for all; professionally executing departmental mandates; coordinating and facilitating macroprovincial and other transversal issues and programmes; promoting cooperative and good governance, including fighting against fraud and corruption; providing the highest quality of policy management, planning and monitoring, and evaluation services; creating policies relating to regulations, information and legislation; and supporting the executive branch of the provincial government in initiating and executing provincial laws and policies.

Office Bearers/Management

Mr TW Mchunu
Director General
Mr A Mnqai

Mr Thembinkosi Willies Mchunu
Director General:
Mr AZ Mnqai (Acting)
Senior Management:
Mr ZM Cibane (Chief Financial Officer)
Martie Milne (Chief Director: Provincial Planning, Research and Policy)
Communications Officers:
Mr Ndabezinhle Sibiya (Spokesperson for the Premier)
Mr Mahlathi Tembe

Financial Information

All Financial Values: R'0002015/162014/152013/142012/13
AUDIT OUTCOMEFinancially UnqualifiedFinancially UnqualifiedFinancially UnqualifiedFinancially Unqualified
Total Final Appropriation751 501700 5041 252 804687 539
Actual Expenditure697 034693 085699 086675 821
Employee Compensation229 951192 489196 225214 119
Goods and Services344 464376 513380 064325 535
Capital Assets33 29425 28225 21230 611
Unauthorised Expenditure-2 627--
Irregular Expenditure17 95039 6072 49411 193
Fruitless & Wasteful Expenditure24446-79
Posts Approved639511462472
Posts Filled574409430413
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