Civilian Secretariat

National Department Budget for 2017-18

Department purpose

Provide strategic advice and support to the Minister of Police. Exercise civilian oversight over the South African Police Service to ensure a transformed and accountable police service that reflects the values of a developmental state.

Mandate

The Civilian Secretariat for the Police Service was established in terms of the Civilian Secretariat for Police Service Act (2011) and section 208 of the Constitution, which provides for the establishment of a civilian secretariat for the police service to function under the direction of the Minister of Police. In terms of the act, the secretariat’s mandate is to conduct civilian oversight over the police service and provide policy and strategic support to the minister, including administrative support in relation to the minister’s international obligations. The act also mandates the secretariat to monitor the implementation of the Domestic Violence Act (1998) by the South African Police Service.

Budgeted spending by sub-programme for each programme

Each chart shows the budgeted spending by each sub-programme of that programme.

Administration
Civilian Oversight, Monitoring and Evaluations
Intersectoral Coordination and Strategic Partnerships
Legislation and Policy Development

Budgeted spending by Economic Classification for each programme

Each chart shows the budgeted spending by economic classification under that Programme.

Administration
Civilian Oversight, Monitoring and Evaluations
Intersectoral Coordination and Strategic Partnerships
Legislation and Policy Development

Budgeted spending by programme for Economic Classification items

Each chart shows the budgeted spending of each Programme under that Economic Classification.

Current payments - Compensation of employees
Current payments - Goods and services
Payments for capital assets - Machinery and equipment
Payments for capital assets - Software and other intangible assets
Transfers and subsidies - Departmental agencies and accounts
Transfers and subsidies - Provinces and municipalities
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