Vision

A united, non-racial, non-sexist, democratic, prosperous society and a developmental state as expressed in the Freedom Charter and the Constitution of the Republic.

Mission

To plan and promote integrated and sustainable human settlements and ensure quality service delivery through cooperation and good governance with municipalities.

Latest updates

Administrators dispatched to assist struggling municipalities in North West [ 17 September 2018 ]

Mahikeng; Department of Local Government and Human Settlements in the North West Province has dispatched a team of administrators to intervene in struggling municipalities to accelerate service delivery. [read more]

Intervention on Municipal Infrastructure Grants in twelve priority municipalities [ 17 August 2018 ]

Mahikeng- Department of Local Government and Human Settlements in an effort to accelerate service infrastructure development in the province, has identified specific challenges facing the twelve priority municipalities to turn around the situation in improving their infrastructure development. This is part of departmental ongoing support to the municipalities within the context of Section 154 of the Constitution of the Republic of South Africa which mandate the National and Provincial Government to support municipalities to meet their constitutional obligations. [read more]

Pact to speed up blocked water project in Logageng village [ 16 August 2018 ]

The MEC for Local Government & Human Settlements in the North West, Galaletsang Gaolaolwe together with the Executive Mayor of Ngaka Modiri district municipality Molema Justice Makolomakwe and Mayor of Ratlou local municipality Tebogo Modise has recently met with Kgosi Rocky Molefe of Logageng village outside Mahikeng in a bid to restore water challenges that has affected the area. [read more]

Residents of Maquassi hills to get over 600 housing units[ 14 August 2018 ]

In an effort to accelerate service delivery in the Province, the Department of Local Government and Human Settlements will spend over R33 million which will yield a total of 622 housing units in Maquassi local municipality for the 2018/2019 financial year. [read more]

A Paralyzed Sesobe Resident receive a steel structured house on Woman's Day[ 13 August 2018 ]

SESOBE VILLAGE: It was a sight to behold as paralyzed 44 aged man emotions etched all over his face when handed over a steel structured house thanks to the North West Department of Local Government and Human Settlements and the National Home Builders Registration Council (NHBRC). [read more]

Province and National Department of Human Settlements agree on accelerating provision of human settlements[ 06 August 2018 ]

The MEC for Local Government and Human Settlements in the North West, Galaletsang Gaolaolwe has signed an implementation protocol agreement with the Minister of Human Settlements, Nomaindiya Mfeketo that will ensure the provision of adequate, sustainable and integrated human settlements. [read more]

Department intensifies its support plan to municipalities[ 25 July 2018 ]

Following a series of consultative sessions with all 22 municipalities in the province in the past weeks, the Department of Local Government and Human Settlements in Bokone Bophirima has developed an integrated support plan that will unblock service delivery bottlenecks at local government level. [read more]





Hon. Motlalepula Rosho
MEC for Local Government & Human Settlements

Mr. Phihadu Ephraim Motoko
HOD: Local Government & Human Settlements





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