South African Government Budget Data & Analysis
Making budget data accessible.
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Explore National and Provincial Department Budgets
Data for each department’s three year budget cycle of planning, implementation and review, including budget expenditure and documents.

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Understand Budget Data
Learn about the national budget and how to work with the budget datasets with our Glossary, Videos and Dataset Guides.

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Socio-economic data that puts the budget data in context
Links to South African and international socio-economic datasets and data portals that provide supporting context for budget analysis.

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Source Data & APIs
Import structured data into your favourite analysis software. Built on the CKAN Data Discovery API including access to OpenSpending Data APIs and CSV files

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Data & analysis contributed by other organisations
View contributed data or contribute your own budget data & analysis to support participatory budgeting in South Africa.

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Learn more about the budget
Why the budget is important to all South Africans

Find out why the national budget is important to all South Africans, and how vulekamali.gov.za can help you explore and understand the budget.

How can the budget portal help you?

Follow Xholiswa as she explores the budget and helps to bring change to her childhood school. Learn how understanding budgets can help you understand who is responsible for serv...

The budget process

Interested in finding out how the South African budget process works? Learn about the budget process, how it relates to our constitution and the role that it plays in a modern d...

Upcoming events
26 November 2018
Find out more about how to use vulekamali.gov.za to understand national and provincial budgets.
27 November 2018
Tell us what you need to make vulekamali and budget data more accessible and useful. Join us for a full day event discussing budget accessibility.
28 November 2018
Join developers, students, enterpreneurs and data experts at a vulekamali hackathon. Build websites, mobile apps and other tools using the data and APIs behind vulekamali.
About Vulekamali

Vulekamali is a project by the South African National Treasury and Imali Yethu with the goal of making government budget data and processes accessible to all citizens & interested parties.