A people-centred, African, world class Legislature.
To hold the Executive and other state organs accountable through intensified oversight
enhanced public involvement and effective law making supported by professional
The core functions are as follows:
To provide strategic leadership and management to ensure divisional effectiveness in
support of the core business of the Legislature.
Coordinate and facilitate the business of the House, and provide Hansard and language
To provide professional and administrative support to Committees and liaison function
between the Legislature and the NCOP for the fulfilment of the constitutional mandate.
To provide research, policy analysis and knowledge management in support of the core
business of the Legislature.
To provide professional legal services in support of the core business of the Legislature.
Public participation and petitions
To provide professional and administrative services regarding public investment and
public participation in support of the core business of the Legislature.
Members’ affairs and political parties
To provide professional and administrative support services to Members in order to fulfil the constitutional mandate of the Legislature.
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: