Office of the Premier

Eastern Cape Department Budget for 2015-16


Leading development with excellence and integrity.


Co-ordinating functions of the provincial administration through the provision of strategic leadership in policy development, planning and implementation support.

Core functions and responsibilities

The Office of the Premier (OTP) has the responsibility to support the exercising of the Executive Authority through co-ordinating functions of the provincial administration to realise institutional and socioeconomic transformation and sustainable development in the Province, in particular by:

*Providing strategic leadership in policy development and planning;

*Co-ordinating, monitoring and supporting implementation of policy, legislation and government programmes;

*Promoting co-operative governance, stakeholder relations and partnerships; and

*Providing support to the Premier on the execution of Constitutional and Statutory powers and functions.

Budgeted spending by sub-programme for each programme

Each chart shows the budgeted spending by each sub-programme of that programme.

Budgeted spending by Economic Classification for each programme

Each chart shows the budgeted spending by economic classification under that Programme.

Executive Support Services
Institutional Development and Organisational Support
Policy and Governance

Budgeted spending by programme for Economic Classification items

Each chart shows the budgeted spending of each Programme under that Economic Classification.

Current payments - Compensation of employees
Current payments - Goods and services
Payments for capital assets - Machinery and equipment
Transfers and subsidies - Departmental agencies and accounts
Transfers and subsidies - Higher education institutions
Transfers and subsidies - Households
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