Human Settlements

Gauteng Department Budget for 2017-18

Vision

Integrated sustainable huma setllements withing a smart Gauteng City Region.

Misiion

To facilitate the delivery of sustainable integrated human settlements,newtowns and smart cities in partnership with relevant role-players form all sectors of society through:

  • Development of suitably located and affordable housing(shelter) and decent human settlememts;

  • Creating new post-apartheid towns and transforming current cities and towns in Gauteng,moving towards efficiency,inclusion and susuatainability;and

  • Building cohesive,sustainable and caring communitieswith improved access to work and social amenities,including sprots and recreation facilities,with community development and optimal access/inclusion.

Core functions

The mandate of the department is derived from the Constitution.Its primary roles are:

  • To promote and faciltate the provision of adequate housing in the province;

  • To develop provincial housing policies that will strengthen the ability to provide housing opportunities to qualifying beneficialries in order to buildsustainable comunities;

  • To develop and implement programmes and projects that give effect to the province’s short,medium and long term housing plans;and

  • To manage the housing delivery process and transform informal settlements,especially in prioritytownships, into sustainable and vibrant communities;and provides services in rspect of sbsidies and rental housing.

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