Responsive, effective, efficient and sustainable cooperative governance
To coordinate, support, monitor and strengthen an integrated cooperative Governance
S154 of the Constitution states that National and Provincial governments, by
legislative and other measures, must support and strengthen the capacity of
Municipalities to manage their own affairs, to exercise their powers and to perform their
S105 (1) states that the MEC for Local Government in a province must establish
mechanisms, processes and procedures in terms of S155(6) of the Constitution to-
Monitor Municipalities in the Province in managing their own affairs, exercising their
powers and performing their functions;
Monitor the development of local government capacity in the Province; and
Assess the support needed by Municipalities to strengthen their capacity to manage
their own affairs, exercise their powers and perform their functions.
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: