Policies: P | Western Cape Government

Policies: P

Government policies listed alphabetically. These policies are also listed under the relevant life events and categories in Your Life and Topics.
(File type: pdf; size: 1.54 MB)Financial Governance and Accounting (Provincial Treasury, Western Cape Government)

This risk management framework sets out key elements of risk management, including the definition, components and underlying principles of risk management, as well as its benefits and limitations and roles and responsibilities of various parties.

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(File type: pdf; size: 140.68 KB)Department of Water Affairs (National) (The Government of South Africa)
This document is the first in a series dealing with issues related to water quality management. It looks at the state of South Africa's water resources and then sets out the legislative framework for water management. The goals and objectives of the policy are set out and specific strategies are developed.
(File type: pdf; size: 33.31 KB)Department of Education (National) (The Government of South Africa)
This policy applies to all the provinces and sets out the registration requirements for home education. The application form is appended to the policy.
(File type: pdf; size: 210.32 KB)Department of Health (National) (The Government of South Africa)
This framework explains what non-communicable chronic conditions in children are, provides a legal context for the implementation of policy and maps out health management responsibilities for affected children at all levels of care.
Sport and Recreation (Department of Cultural Affairs & Sport, Western Cape Government)
(File type: pdf; size: 226.85 KB)Department of Social Development (Western Cape Government)
The aim of this policy is to guide and inform the mainstreaming of disability through developing and implementing departmental policies, strategies and integrated service delivery programs, facilitate the provision of integrated social services to people with disabilities and to provide guidance to the department in terms of addressing social barriers that exclude People with Disabilities, which impede full and equitable integration and inclusion into mainstream society.
(File type: pdf; size: 5.13 MB)Department of Social Development (Western Cape Government)
This policy sets out the roles and responsibilities of the Department of Social Development in the delivery and management of funding to the NGO for the provision of social welfare and community development services in the Western Cape Province.
This is the policy adopted by the SAPS in order to prevent torture. It lays down how police officials are to treat persons in custody.
Department of Social Development (Western Cape Government)

This document describes South Africa's population policy.

(File type: pdf; size: 351.32 KB)Asset and Liabilities Management (Provincial Treasury, Western Cape Government)
This policy provides a framework for establishing procurement initiatives like joint ventures and public private partnerships. Its primary aims are to increase participation of the historically disadvantaged in provincial procurement opportunities and promote a uniform procurement approach in all provincial procurement substructures.
(File type: pdf; size: 168.87 KB)Department of Transport and Public Works (Western Cape Government)
The Preferential Procurement Implementation Plan promotes socio-economic change through the promotion of employment and business opportunities to previously disadvantaged and marginalised sectors of the community.
(File type: pdf; size: 144.71 KB)Department of the Premier (Western Cape Government)
This policy sets out when and how the Provincial Government will perform security searches of staff and visitors.
(File type: pdf; size: 71.07 KB)Department of Health (Western Cape Government)
A short document aimed at health workers to create awareness about how to explain provincial policy on cervical cancer screening.
Department of Transport and Public Works (Western Cape Government)
(File type: pdf; size: 73.12 MB)Department of Transport and Public Works (Western Cape Government)
(File type: pdf; size: 656.42 KB)Department of Health (Western Cape Government)
Information on medical and administrative procedures for males and females who want to be sterilised. The policy also covers people who are incapable of consenting to sterilisation due to severe mental disability.
(File type: pdf; size: 103.14 KB)Human Resource Management (Department of the Premier, Western Cape Government)
This document lays out a basic recruitment and selection policy for the Provincial Government of the Western Cape. Provincial departments should take this document and further develop their own policies.
(File type: pdf; size: 572.12 KB)Department of the Premier (Western Cape Government)

This policy sets out how the Western Cape Government will improve the province over the next five years. 

Department of Transport and Public Works (Western Cape Government)
This document sets out the Provincial Government Western Cape: Department of Transport and Public Works' policy statement for the provision of public transport with respect to SNPs in the Western Cape.
Department of Health (National) (The Government of South Africa)
Gives a good idea of the range and quality of health services to which ordinary South Africans are entitled. It can also be used by health workers to assess their own performance and that of their clinic and it is a tool for local government and provincial health planners to assess the needs of the population