“An active, creative and modernised Gauteng City Region (GCR) contributing to sustainable economic growth and
In pursuit of the above vision, the Department of Sport, Arts, Culture and Recreation (DSACR) will work integratively to
create an enabling environment towards radical economic and accelerated social transformation for sporting, artistic,
and cultural excellence through:
•• Facilitating talent identification and development in partnership with key stakeholders;
•• Positioning the business of sport and creative industries as catalysts for sustainable economic growth;
•• Modernisation of the economy through the bidding for and hosting of major sporting and cultural events;
•• Providing universal access to sport, arts, cultural activities, library, archival services and facilities; and
•• Identifying, promoting and preserving heritage.
The core mandate of DSACR is to ensure access to, increased participation in and transformation of the sport, arts, culture
and recreation sectors through radical economic and accelerated social transformation that benefits all in the province,
promoting nation building and social cohesion.
The Estimates of Provincial Revenue and Expenditure (EPRE) is a book published along with the tabling of the budget for the new financial year.
A department's programmes are the activities that it spends money on during the financial year. Different programmes have different expenditure budgets, depending on their requirements and available finances. More detail on the programmes is available in the department's Estimates of Provincial Expenditure documents.
Each chart shows the budgeted spending by each sub-programme of that programme.
Each chart shows the budgeted spending by economic classification under that Programme.
Each chart shows the budgeted spending of each Programme under that Economic Classification.
The Adjusted Estimates of Provincial Revenue and Expenditure (AEPRE) is a book published along with the tabling of the adjusted budget.
Budgeted and actual expenditure/allocations for a department can increase or decrease from year to year. Changes in expenditure for a department can be because of changes in the activities of the department, because of changes in priorities between departments, because of cost efficiencies or because of increases in the price of goods and services due to inflation.
The chart shows the department’s actual expenditure for past years, and budgeted expenditure for the current year and the upcoming three years of the medium-term expenditure framework (MTEF). By adjusting these numbers to take inflation into account, it is possible to determine if a department’s expenditure is really increasing or decreasing in real terms, as compared to the rest of the economy.
Previous financial years indicate actual expenditure while upcoming financial years indicate estimated expenditure:
National Treasury, departments and commitees are busy with different things depending on the time of year:
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