Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation

National Department Budget for 2016-17

Vote purpose

Improve government service delivery through planning, monitoring and evaluation.


The Department of Planning Monitoring and Evaluation is mandated to:

  • facilitate the implementation of the national development plan through the development of medium term plans and delivery agreements for the cross-cutting priorities or outcomes of government, and monitor and evaluate the implementation of these plans
  • monitor the performance of individual national and provincial government departments and municipalities
  • monitor frontline service delivery
  • manage the presidential hotline
  • promote good planning, monitoring and evaluation practices in government.