Mpumalanga Department: Agriculture, Rural Development, Land and Environmental Affairs
|Postal||Private Bag X11219, Mbombela, 1200|
|Physical||7 Government Boulevard, Building 6, Riverside Park, Mbombela, 1200|
|Tel||013 766 6067/8|
|Fax||013 766 8429|
OverviewThe vision of the Mpumalanga Department of Agriculture, Rural Development, Land and Environmental Affairs is of vibrant, equitable, integrated and sustainable urban and rural communities with world-class, united and prosperous agricultural, forestry and fisheries sectors, with food security for all.
The Department's mission is to lead and facilitate an integrated, comprehensive and sustainable development and social cohesion by participating and partnering with all sectors of society, through agriculture, rural development and land administration. Its strategic goals are to support the development of a sustainable agrarian reform and the large farming sector; improve access to affordable and diverse food; improve services to support healthy livelihoods; create rural jobs and promote sustainable economic livelihoods; and improve the institutional delivery environment by ensuring that there are credible Integrated Development Plans (IDPs) and skills audit.