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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.
There has been an alarming increase in baby abandonment in the Western Cape. The Department of Social Development can help you to make the right decisions so that dumping your baby never becomes an option.
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.
This short document explains what higher education is and provides a brief overview of the transformation process for higher education in the Western Cape.
People with disabilities (PWD) can access buildings and certain public transport facilities using special design features.
Various public transport services in the Western Cape cater to the special needs of disabled people.
This National List contains details of all schools that cater for special needs education.
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.
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.
Africa Public Service Day (APSD) is celebrated on 23 June annually throughout the African continent. It is the day on which we honour all the many women and men whose responsibility it is to serve the people of Africa.
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.
The Department of Cultural Affairs and Sport (DCAS) offers various activities to youth through its After School programme. We encourage learners, parents and other significant role players to invest in this holistic environment to create better opportunities for communities through the following services:
This discussion document sets out some of the pertinent issues around agricultural marketing and makes recommendations regarding an agricultural marketing strategy.
The Department of Transport and Public Works celebrates Transport Month during October every year.
Driving after you've been drinking alcohol is a bad idea, as you may be over the legal drinking limit.
The last thing you want is to fail your breathalyser test, pay a fine or get arrested and risk losing your driver’s licence.
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.
If you are planning to buy your first vehicle or considering applying for a personalised number plate, here’s some helpful information to ensure you stay on the right side of the law.
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.
The consumer may return the goods to the supplier within six months after the day of purchase if the goods have a material defect.
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.
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
- Repair or
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:
Anxiety, depression and suicide are increasing amongst young people. There's help available to those who are struggling with depression and suicidal thoughts.
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.
- Operators who already hold an OL or permits for relevant routes or areas do not require the temporary OL and may operate within the authority of their normal OL or permit.
- Operators who hold an OL or permits for other routes or areas will have to apply for temporary OLs.
Driving school instructors have the important task of training vehicle road users. This is why all instructors must be registered with the provincial Department of Transport and Public Works.
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).
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.
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
The functions of the Committee are to:
The Annual National Archives Awareness Week will take place from 15 to 19 July 2019 and will be officially launched on 12 July 2019 at the Western Cape Archives and Records Service in 72 Roeland Street, Cape Town.
The theme for 2019 is "Archival Footprint: The relevance of Archives 25 years into democracy".
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
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.
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.
Special and personalised licence plates can only be issued by the registered outlets listed here.
The procurement system
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.
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.
Here is a list of Awarded Tenders from January 2012 to December 2012.
Here is a list of Awarded Tenders from January 2013 to December 2013.
Here is a list of Awarded Tenders from January 2014 to December 2014.
Here is a list of Awarded Tenders from January 2015 to December 2015.
The Game changer is focused on reducing the alcohol related harms in three target areas namely, Khayelitsha Town 2, parts of Gugulethu and Nyanga (Gunya) and Drakenstein Municipality.