A safer open opportunity society for all building resilient communities responsive to safety needs.
The Department of Community Safety aims to increase safety for all the people in the Province by
promoting professional policing through effective oversight, by ensuring the safety at all public buildings
and spaces, to facilitate safety partnerships and programmes and to build greater safety and security
To provide strategic management and administrative support services to the line functions of the
Department. Also supports the Ministry and the Office of the Head of Department.
To implement the constitutional and legislative mandate of civilian oversight over law enforcement
agencies and to implement both national and provincial policies on safety and security.
To building community resilience through being actively involved, organised, share information, resources and effort aimed at increasing safety.
To consolidate the management of systems and processes impacting on the security risk profile of the Western Cape Government.
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: