Office of the Premier

North West Department Budget for 2017-18


The vision of Office of the Premier is “A united, non-racial, non-sexist, democratic and prosperous citizenry in the Province”.


The mission of Office of the Premier is to work with partners in order to:

  • Improve government performance in achieving the desired outcomes;

  • Improve service delivery through changing the way government works; and

  • Rebrand, Reposition and Renew Bokone Bophirima Province through the five concretes namely; Agriculture, Culture and Tourism (ACT), Villages, Townships and Small Dorpies (VTSD), Reconciliation, Healing and Renewal (RHR), Setsokotsane, as well as Saamtrek-Saamwerk Philosophy.

Core Functions

In order to ensure alignment with national and provincial priorities and address the weaknesses identified in service delivery, the role of Office of the Premier have been identified as follows:

  • To render administrative and secretarial support to the Executive Council structures;

  • Formulation and review of Provincial policies; and

  • To coordinate Provincial planning and knowledge management