The department’s vision is to see that: The people of KwaZulu-Natal live in a safe and secure environment.
The mission set for the department is: To be the lead department in co-ordinating integrated, participatory community safety initiatives and promoting police accountability towards a crime free KwaZulu-Natal.
The provincial department is responsible for the following functions in line with the effective implementation of the Civilian Secretariat for Police Services Act, 2011:
Promoting democratic accountability and transparency in the police service.
Promoting good relations and establishing partnerships between the police and communities.
Directing the SAPS toward effectively addressing provincial needs and priorities.
Facilitating the development and co-ordination of social crime prevention initiatives.
Promoting and supporting victim empowerment.
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: