North West Department: Agriculture and Rural Development

Contact Details

Postal Private Bag X2039, Mmabatho, 2735
Physical Agricentre Building, Cnr Dr James Moroka Drive & Stadium Road, Mmabatho
Tel 018 389 5111 / 5056 / 5688


The mission of the North West Department of Agriculture and Rural Development is to work with partners to provide sustainable agricultural and rural development.

The Department's strategic objectives are to review and develop legislative and policy instruments; develop and implement capacity building programmes; develop and implement service delivery programme plans; improve extension and advisory services; ensure implementation of legislative/policy instruments; conduct appropriate research and technology transfer; establish service delivery partnerships; ensure business management and leadership; and implement resource management policies.

Note: After the 2019 General Elections the former Department of Rural, Environment and Agricultural Development is being reorganised into the Department of Agriculture and Rural Development.

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.