To provide strategic leadership in financial and fiscal matters to ensure sustainable and inclusive social and
economic development of the people of Gauteng so that all may enjoy value for money services of the highest quality.
We are an activist Treasury that enables and promotes quality service delivery for the citizens of Gauteng through:
The functions or powers of the Gauteng Provincial Treasury are described in the Public Finance Management Act
(PFMA), 1999 and the Municipal Finance Management Act, 2003. These can be summarized as follows:
To manage the budget allocation for the Gauteng Provincial Government (GPG);
To ensure the instilling of fiscal discipline and corporate governance in the province;
To ensure proper cash management;
To ensure the effective and efficient utilization of resources – value for money, compliance with all relevant
To develop, implement and monitor compliance with corporate governance norms and standards relating
to provincial and local government; and
To ensure adequate financial accountability
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: