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General information publications, listed alphabetically. These documents are also placed under the relevant life events and categories in Your Life and Topics.

Ngokweyona nto ibalulekileyo kwimfundo ephucukileyo nokuphuhliswa kwezakhono, uNondyebo wePhondo leNtshona Koloni kunye neSebe leMfundo babambisene nenye yebhanki enkulu  ephondweni, uNedbank ekunikezeni iibhasari kubafundi abayi-15.

Ibhasari yokhuphiswano lokubhala isincoko kubafundi beBakala 11 eyaqala ngo-2008, okokoko yathi yaqala yathi yanikeza ngebhasari ezixabisa i-R2.9 yezigidi zeerandi.  Nawuphi na umfundi walapha eNtshona Koloni okwiBakala 11 oneenjongo zokuqhubela phambili ngezifundo zeziBalo, ezoQoqosho kunye neZifundo ngoBalo-mali  angalunela olu khuphiswano.

265 2015 2015
The Western Cape Department of Social Development wants you to know that even though it is normal to be frightened, there are many options available to you.
296 2014
This database is both a national register and comprehensive guide to ABET support materials. It will help you to choose and to order suitable course materials and readers. Materials included in this database come from a wide range of publishing sources.
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This is a list of key programmes and services that Ntsika offers to SMMEs.
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This document sets out what educators should do if they suspect that a learner is being abused.

371 2012 2020

The Department of Community Safety has revisited its Access Control policy in relation to the Western Cape Government for which it is mandated to provide access control.

223 2020

This short document explains what higher education is and provides a brief overview of the transformation process for higher education in the Western Cape.

371 2011 2015

This manual was prepared in accordance with Section 14 of the Promotion of Access to Information Act No 2 of 2000. It explains the structure of the Department of the Premier, the nature of the records held by the department, and how to apply to gain access to those records.

316 2018 2021
147 2019 2019

This National List contains details of all schools that cater for special needs education.

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Africa Day is celebrated annually on 25 May throughout the world to commemorate the founding of the Organisation of African Unity (now African Union) in 1963.

70 2015 2015
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The theme for Africa Month 2018 is “The Year of Nelson Mandela – Building a Better Africa and a Better World”.  The message aims to inspire all of us to join hands and together we can ensure a better, united and socially unified country and continent.

70 2018 2018
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Africa Day is celebrated every year on 25 May to commemorate the founding of the Organisation of African Unity (African Union).

Africa Day is intended to celebrate and acknowledge African solidarity, unity in diversity, creativity, challenges and successes. It also celebrates the cultural and economic potential of our continent.

70 2020 2020
In this Charter, the members of the Organisation of African Unity agreed that all people have fundamental human rights that need to be protected and respected.
54 2014

The African penguin is an endangered species. It's often an unknown fact that less than 2% of the African penguin population remains in the wild today. 

Together the Southern African Foundation for the Conservation of Coastal Birds (SANCCOB), South African National Parks (SANParks ) and its partners in conservation, are at the forefront of saving the only penguin species to occur naturally on the African continent.

70 2016 2016
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296 2017 2017
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296 2017 2017

The Youth and After School Programme Office is a strategic thought leadership office which is the knowledge hub and capacity support for the Youth and After School Sectors in the Western Cape. 

99 2020 2021

This discussion document sets out some of the pertinent issues around agricultural marketing and makes recommendations regarding an agricultural marketing strategy.

68 2017
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This brochure explains what Foetal Alcohol Syndrome (FAS) is, how to prevent it and how communities can support children who have it.
55 2014

When it comes to our children, strong commitment and love aren't negotiable.  Unfortunately, not all parents honour this duty, specifically their legal duty to maintain the well-being of their children. Considering this, the child maintenance system ensures that all parents honour their duty to maintain their children.

54 2019
This explains how to register an NGO or NPO.
61 2014

Housing demand and the allocation thereof to suitable beneficiaries has been a concern of Provincial and National Governments for some years. However, accurate beneficiary information is required not only for housing planning purposes, but also to run beneficiary selection processes for housing projects that are fair. It is against this background that the beneficiary selection process was borne.

71 2018
The Department places great emphasis on creating settlements that are sustainable. Two of the projects it is especially proud of involve the installation of solar panels at Joe Slovo and the installation of permeable paving in Steenberg, both in Cape Town. These projects align themselves very neatly with the Premier's 110 % Green campaign because they allow our settlements to rest a little more lightly on the land they occupy.
71 2014
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This document explains why corporal punishment has been banned in South African schools and provides alternatives to corporal punishment in the classroom. The document also suggests disciplinary measures and procedures, including how a school can develop its own code of conduct.
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The consumer may return the goods to the supplier within six months after the day of purchase if the goods have a material defect.                 

227 2018 2018

Any material imperfection in the manufacture of the goods or  components, or in performance of the services, that renders the goods or results of the service less acceptable than persons generally would be reasonably entitled to expect in the circumstances. 

227 2018 2018

All goods purchased by a consumer are subject to an implied warranty of quality and suppliers cannot contract out of this provision. This means that a consumer has the right to receive goods which are:

  • Of good quality and are reasonably suited for the purpose for which they are intended for, failing which the consumer has the right to return the goods and ask for either
  • Replacement
  • Repair or
  • Refund
227 2018 2018

In theory it looks simple, however, in actual practice there are many challenges that we encounter in enforcing this provision.

The challenges are as follows:

227 2018 2018

Anxiety, depression and suicide are increasing amongst young people. There's help available to those who are struggling with depression and suicidal thoughts.

70 2020 2021

An Appeals Committee has been appointed to meet on an ad hoc basis when appeals are received. Appeals against decisions taken by staff under their delegated duties, BELCOM or the APM Committee must be made within 14 days of receipt of a Record of Decision from HWC.

104 2020 2021

APPLICATION CRITERIA

227 2018 2018

 Application for restoration to the South African nursing council [SANC] register during the period of the COVID-19 national state of disaster

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If you are struggling to pay your FET college fees, you should consider applying for an Ikapa Study Loan.
371 2014

Social grants remain the most effective form of poverty alleviation in South Africa as millions of South Africans benefit from the social grants administered by the the South African Social Security Agency (SASSA).  

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The Archaeology, Palaeontology and Meteorites Permit Committee is responsible for considering permit applications related to archaeological and palaeontological sites and meteorites in the Western Cape.

Both the APM and BELCOM Committees deliberate and manage impacts on declared Provincial Heritage Sites and heritage areas. These Heritage Western Cape committees also play an integral part of the commentary process under NEMA and MPRDA for developments.

99 2020 2021
227 2018 2018

The Western Cape Archives Advisory Committee has been formed as stipulated in the Provincial Archives and Records Service of the Western Cape Act, 2005 (Act 3 of 2005). Members serve for a period of three years in a part-time capacity.

The names of the members are:

Francois Verster (Chairperson)
Lebohang Mokoena (Deputy Chair)
Anna Petronella Coreejes-Brink
Jo-Anne Duggan
Anne Emmett
Nomaza Dingayo

The functions of the Committee are to:

1724 2019 2021

National Archives Awareness Week has been celebrated in annually South Africa since 2004.

The aim of the event is to popularise the archival profession, engage communities on the importance of archives in the preservation of societal memory and promote the importance of good record keeping practices.

The Department of Cultural Affairs and Sport’s Archives and Records Service is responsible for the management of the Western Cape Archives, and observes the annual celebration by hosting various public events each year.

1724 2019 2021

Getting a learner’s licence is the first step you need to take before you learn to drive. Here’s what you need to know.

Applying for the Test

56 2017 2017

Art education can help a child develop their social skills, communication skills, writing skills and also help with cognitive development. If you would like your child to be educated in the arts, check out these schools that are available to them in the Western Cape.

70 2019 2020
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The COVID-19 pandemic has had a significant effect on individuals in both the arts and sporting spheres.

The lockdown regulations have led to individuals employed in these fields having to face a loss of income over the next few weeks and months. 

The Department of Cultural Affairs and Sport (DCAS) encourages all practitioners in the fields of arts, culture, sport and recreation to apply for assistance from the recently announced Relief Fund from the National Department of Sports, Arts and Culture.

105 2020 2020
This document shows the total budget allocated and new funding for both the Integrated Sustainable Rural Development Programme and Urban Renewal Programme for the financial year 2003/2004.
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The Awarded Bids/Tender section is an initiative of the WCG to indicate the details of bids awarded. View all bulletin information in the Tender Bulletin section.

265 2014
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This publication indicates all PGWC bids awarded in April, May and June 2009.
267 2014
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This publication indicates all PGWC bids awarded in August 2009.
267 2014
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This publication indicates all PGWC bids awarded in December 2009.
267 2014
The Awarded Bids/Tenders section is an initiative of the PGWC to indicate the details of bids awarded over a one-month period. View all bulletin information in the Tender Bulletin section.
265 2014

The Awarded Bids/Tenders section is an initiative of the PGWC to indicate the details of bids awarded over a one-month period. View all bulletin information in the Tender Bulletin section.

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This publication indicates all PGWC bids awarded in July 2009.
267 2014

The Awarded Bids/Tenders section is an initiative of the PGWC to indicate the details of bids awarded. View all bulletin information in the Tender Bulletin section.

265 2014

The Awarded Bids/Tenders section is an initiative of the PGWC to indicate the details of bids awarded over a one-month period. View all bulletin information in the Tender Bulletin section.

265 2014

The Awarded Bids/Tenders section is an initiative of the PGWC to indicate the details of bids awarded. View all bulletin information in the Tender Bulletin section.

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This publication indicates all PGWC bids awarded in November 2009.
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This publication indicates all PGWC bids awarded in October 2009.
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This publication indicates all PGWC bids awarded in September 2009.
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The Awarded Bids/Tenders section is an initiative of the WCG to indicate the details of bids awarded. View all bulletin information in the Tender Bulletin section.

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Here is a list of Awarded Tenders from January 2010 to December 2010.
267 2014
Here is a list of Awarded Tenders from January 2010 to December 2010.
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Here is a list of Awarded Tenders from January 2012 to December 2012.

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Here is a list of Awarded Tenders from January 2013 to December 2013.

267 2014 2014

Here is a list of Awarded Tenders from January 2014 to December 2014.

267 2015 2015

Here is a list of Awarded Tenders from January 2015 to December 2015.

267 2016 2016