An integrated, capable, responsive and accountable local government and traditional institution system
focusing on the needs of the community.
To promote a developmental local state and traditional institutions that are accountable, focused on
citizen’s priorities and capable of delivering high-quality services consistently and sustainably through
cooperative governance and participatory democracy.
Ensures the transformation and development of local government, institutions of traditional
leadership and democratic structures of governance;
Provides support to municipalities in order to improve access to basic services;
Promotes and supports the implementation of the Community Work Programme (CWP);
Strengthens actions supportive of the human settlements outcomes;
Provides support to municipalities to deepen democracy through the Ward Committee Model;
Provides support to municipalities to improve their administrative, governance and financial
Provides integrated support to municipalities through a single window of co-ordination that enables
communities to experience cohesion, predictability, excellence in service delivery and control over
Provides administrative and infrastructural support to traditional leadership institutions; and
Promotes and supports the participation of traditional communities in developmental programmes.
The Estimates of Provincial Revenue and Expenditure (EPRE) sets out the detailed spending plans of each government department for the coming year.
National Treasury, departments and commitees are busy with different things depending on the time of year: