Services
Co-operative Governance
The Department of Co-operative Governance and Traditional Affairs (COGTA) supports municipalities to create an enabling environment for economic growth.
 
The Department ensures that municipalities demonstrate good financial governance.
 
The Department co-ordinates integrated planning and budgeting across all spheres of government.
 
Improving the quality of management and administrative practices within municipalities.
 
To effectively tackle corruption within local government.
 
The Department also promotes and improves public trust in local government through active and deliberative citizen engagement.
 
To ensure households progressively gain access to sustainable and reliable basic (water, sanitation, electricity and refuse removal) services.
 
Traditional Affairs
 
The Department of Co-operative Governance and Traditional Affairs (COGTA) promotes and improves public trust in traditional affairs through active and deliberative citizen engagement.
 
The Department also improves quality of management and administrative practices within traditional affairs.
 
Lastly, the Department enhances the quality of governance arrangements.