News and Speeches for Provincial Treasury

West Coast receives R3.49 billion from the Provincial Government

12 November 2018

Earlier today I visited the West Coast where I informed Mayors, Speakers , Mayoral Committee Members of Finance and IDP Managers of municipalities that the West Coast District has been allocated  R3.49 billion of the  2018/19 Western Cape Provincial... Read More

Mobile libraries receive book donation

9 November 2018

Today Minister Ivan Meyer joined cabinet colleague, Minister of Education, Debbie Schafer when she accepted a donation of 23 000 books from Tadashi Hasunama, Director of the South African Primary Educations Support Initiative to be utilised by the... Read More

Values-based leadership in local government

6 November 2018

Western Cape Finance Minister, Dr Ivan Meyer hosted the fourth annual Municipal Finance Forum on 5 and 6 November 2018 in Caledon themed: Values-based leadership in local government. Read More

Provincial Treasury hosts 2018 Fiscal Policy Seminar

1 November 2018

Economists and Fiscal Policy experts recently gathered to provide advice to the Western Cape Minister of Finance, Dr Ivan Meyer, as he sets about finalising the Western Cape Medium Term Budget Policy Statement. Read More

Western Cape Government deliver impressive audit results

11 October 2018

The Western Cape Government has once again delivered an impressive set Read More

Cango Caves’ progress praised by three Western Cape Ministers

28 September 2018

Three Western Cape Provincial ministers have lauded the Oudtshoorn Municipality for a positive turnaround of the Cango Caves which was facing a brink of being closed in about three years ago, due to management and financial difficulties.  Read More

Finance Minister tables PERO and MERO

27 September 2018

Honourable Speaker and Deputy Speaker Honourable Premier and Cabinet Colleagues Honourable Leader of the Opposition Leaders of other political parties Honourable members of the Western Cape Legislature Colleagues Citizens of the Western Cape, Read More

Serving others Through Madiba

18 July 2018

The Western Cape Provincial Treasury, Radio Tygerberg 104fm and Spar combined forces this year to donate 1500 bags filled with stationery and VitaKidz porridge to learners at the Dietrich Moravian Primary School in Philippi and as well as the Shiloh... Read More

Western Cape and France to build South Africa's First Solar Powered Desalination

16 July 2018

Minister for the Ecological and Inclusive Transition, M. Nicolas Hulot, and the Western Cape Government’s MEC for Finance, Dr Ivan Meyer, announced today the funding of the first solar powered desalination unit in South Africa, totalling R8.6... Read More

Dr Ivan Meyer, Confirms That No Western Cape Municipality Invested with VBS Bank

11 July 2018

Recent media reports of municipalities that have invested tax payers hard earned money in VBS Bank is and should be a matter of great concern. Read More

Creating opportunities for our youth

1 June 2018

The Western Cape Government is committed to improving education outcomes and creating opportunities for the youth living in the Province. Read More

Taking Budget to the People Central Karoo Region

16 May 2018

WESTERN CAPE PROTECTS THE VULNERABLE IN ITS BUDGET Read More

Taking Budget to the People Eden Region

15 May 2018

WESTERN CAPE PROTECTS THE VULNERABLE IN ITS BUDGET Read More

Inspired by our youth

12 May 2018

Developing the youth by providing opportunities through quality education and skills development, the Western Cape Provincial Treasury and the Education Department has partnered with the provinces’ official banking partner, Nedbank to offer... Read More

Taking Budget to the People

10 May 2018

Western Cape Minister of Finance, Dr Ivan Meyer will be embarking on his annual Taking the Budget to the People Campaign in May 2018. Invitees include Executive Mayors, Municipal Managers, CFOs and key stakeholders. Read More

Welcoming Address On the Development of the National Anti-Corruption Strategy

26 April 2018

Honourable Premier of the Western Cape, Ms Helen Zille  Cabinet Colleagues; Honourable members of the Western Cape Provincial Parliament Executive Mayors and Councillors Read More

Provincial Notice( Draft Western Cape Nineteenth Gambling and Racing Amendment)

9 April 2018

The following provincial notice is published for comments: Provincial Treasury: Western Cape: Western Cape Gambling and Racing Act, 1996 (Act 4 of 1996): Draft Western Cape Nineteenth Gambling and Racing Amendment Bill, Read More

Western Cape Budget 2018/19

7 March 2018

Honourable Speaker and Deputy Speaker Honourable Premier and Cabinet Colleagues Honourable Leader of the Official Opposition Honourable Leaders of Opposition Parties Read More

Celebrating the success of our youth

24 February 2018

Finance Minister, Dr Ivan Meyer recently hosted a breakfast to honour the Provincial Treasury Bursary holders as well as the children of staff members who successfully completed their Senior Certificate in 2017. Read More