Development Planning
This programme seeks to coordinate, facilitate and promote integrated development and planning in municipalities to ensure that a variety of services are delivered in an integrated and sustainable manner. The programme supports municipalities to create an enabling environment for economic growth development and planning process for improved access to basic services. Furthermore:
 
o   The programme facilitates and coordinates processes towards ensuring the municipal IDPs are credible, implementable, and aligned to national and provincial outcomes, plans and strategies. 
o   It ensures strategic management of provincial land for economic and social purposes.
o   Coordination and support is provided for the implementation of the National Disaster Management Act and framework to ensure the effective management of disaster at National, provincial and local level within this programme. 
o   It ensures the accelerated delivery of municipal basic service and infrastructure delivery to meet national targets.
o   Coordination and support is provided for the implementation of the National Disaster Management Act, Fire Brigade Services Act and Disaster Management Framework to ensure the effective management of disaster at National, provincial and local level within this programme. 
o   In addition, it also ensures the accelerated delivery of municipal basic service and infrastructure delivery to meet national targets.
o   Facilitate integrated urban management and planning
o   Improved integration and planning,
o   Increase community base planning
 
The overall performance report of this programme can be accessed on the Department’s Annual Report.
 
Contact Programme Officials on: 011 355 4202
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