Vision & Mission

1.  Vision:

People of the Northern Cape living in integrated sustainable human settlements, with responsive, accountable and highly effective municipalities and traditional councils.

2.  Mission:

Our mission is:

  • To ensure the efficient, effective and economic utilization of departmental resources to maximize service delivery
  • To facilitate and manage integrated sustainable human settlements and infrastructure development for effective service delivery.
  • To facilitate, monitor and support the consolidation and sustainability phases at municipalities for integrated and sustainable service delivery.
  • To promote and support inter-sphere engagement for integrated planning and co-ordination.
  • To facilitate, develop and support systems and structures to enhance traditional leadership.

3. Values:

The Department has adopted the following set of values that will inform its conduct and approach to effective service delivery:



  • Non discrimination
  • Affirmative Action
  • Gender Equity
  • Integration of disability issues


Team work:

  • Co-operation
  • Support
  • Trust


  • Honesty
  • Disassociating themselves from all forms of corruption and unethical behaviour.
  • Sound business practices



  • Desire to perform well
  • Accepting accountability for your behaviour
  • Commitment



  • Enablement and empowerment
  • Faith in potential of people
  • Providing opportunities for growth and facilities
  • Fair treatment for all
  • Fairness and equality before the law


  • Productivity
  • The best work methods
  • Excellent services



Mail Us

Department Cooperative Governance, Human Settlements and Traditional Affairs
Larry Moleko Louw Building
9 Cecil Sussman Road
Private Bag x5005

Contact Details

Contact telephone number:
053 830 9400

Email address:

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