Planning and Economic Development

DIRECTOR - MS LINDIWE MAKAYA

MS LINDIWE MAKAYA

The Department comprises of two (2) Units, headed by the Director: Planning and Economic Development with the administrative support of a Secretary.

The (2) units are as follows:
1. Spatial Planning and Economic Development
2. Human Settlements and Development Control

DEPARTMENTAL MISSION STATEMENT

  • To ensure integrated spatial planning, sustainable land use management and stimulation
  • of economic development through:
  • Exploiting existing economic potential of the Dipaleseng.
  • Providing a framework for spatial planning and land use management.
  • Ensuring well planned and desirable settlement patterns
  • Establishment of safe and sustainable human settlements with security of tenure

CORE FUNCTIONS AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Land Use administration
  • Spatial/ Town Planning and spatial information
  • Ensure viable economic development (LED)
  • Manage all human settlements related matters
  • Facilitate the development of relevant policies
  • Manage by-Laws and policies relevant to the department
  • Direction and management of the performance of employees in the Department
  • Develop and control departmental budget
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