News and Speeches for Western Cape Government

Media Statement: Minister Marais Unveils Provincial Heritage Site Plaque

20 April 2018

MEDIA STATEMENT: MINISTER MARAIS UNVEILS PROVINCIAL HERITAGE SITE PLAQUE AT OLD GRANARY COMPLEX, BUITENKANT STREET Read More

DCAS Funding Help Grows Cape Winelands Sport

20 April 2018

Cape Winelands sport federations received funding totaling R 1 470 000 from the Department of Cultural Affairs and Sport (DCAS) to support their activities for the new financial year. Read More

Heritage Plaque Recognises Shared Inheritance of Old Granary

20 April 2018

On 19 April 2018, Western Cape Minister of Cultural Affairs and Sport, Anroux Marais unveiled a ceramic plaque to mark the provincial heritage status of the Old Granary Complex in Buitenkant Street, Cape Town. Read More

Media Alert: Provincial Heritage Site Plaque To Be Unveiled By Minister Marais

19 April 2018

MEDIA ALERT:  NEW PROVINCIAL HERITAGE SITE PLAQUE TO BE UNVEILED BY MINISTER MARAIS    Read More

DCAS Invests Over R 2 Million In Eden Sport Federations

19 April 2018

The Western Cape Department of Cultural Affairs and Sport (DCAS) along with Minister Anroux Marais officially handed over R 2 095 000.00 of funding to 34 federations in th Read More

Overberg Sport Federations Receive DCAS Funding

19 April 2018

On Wednesday, 18 April 2018, the Department of Cultural Affairs and Sport (DCAS) hosted the annual cheque handover ceremony in Grabouw, where Minister of Cultural Affairs and Sport, Anroux Marais Read More

Statement By Dr Nomafrench Mbombo

18 April 2018

Western Cape Health MEC condemns intimidation during Select Committee’s oversight visit to Khayelitsha HospitalWESTERN CAPE MINISTRY OF HEALTH Read More

Beaufort West local office to be launched by Minister Albert Fritz

17 April 2018

Tomorrow, Western Cape Social Development MEC Adv. Albert Fritz, will launch the department’s Beaufort West local office. Read More

Premier Zille to Address National Anti-Corruption Strategy Public Consultation

17 April 2018

Premier Zille to Address National Anti-Corruption Strategy Public Consultation Read More

Media release: PHA study shows major agri growth and jobs contribution of zone

17 April 2018

Media Statement by Alan Winde, Minister of Economic Opportunities Independent PHA study shows major agro growth and jobs contribution of zone. 17 April 2018 Read More

Minister Winde to release the findings of the PHA study

16 April 2018

In 2017, the Western Cape Department of Agriculture commissioned an independent study into the agricultural value of the Philippi Horticultural Area in order to contribute meaningfully to future decision making around the use of this land. Read More

Media Alert: Minister Marais To Present Funding To Federations Across Province

16 April 2018

MEDIA ALERT:  MINISTER MARAIS TO PRESENT FUNDING TO FEDERATIONS ACROSS THE PROVINCE     Read More

Statement by Minister of Local Government, Environmental Affairs and Development

13 April 2018

12 April 2018 Statement by Minister of Local Government, Environmental Affairs and Development Planning, Anton Bredell New regional landfill facility for Eden District Read More

Land Reform Succeeds in the Western Cape Despite the National Government

13 April 2018

Land Reform Succeeds in the Western Cape Despite the National Government Read More

Media Alert: Minister Marais To Officially Open New Soccer Field In Phillippi

13 April 2018

Tomorrow, 14 April 2018, Minister Anroux Marais will join the Oasis: Linking Lives Together organisation to officially open the new Field in a Box pitch in Phillippi.   Read More

DCAS supports IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship in Cape Town

13 April 2018

The Minister of the Western Cape Department of Cultural Affairs and Sport, Anroux Marais officially congratulated the Western Cape players who were selected to represent South Africa at Read More

Motor vehicle licence renewal notices

12 April 2018

It has been brought to the attention of the Western Cape Department of Transport and Public Works (DTPW) that motor vehicle licence renewal notices for 31 March 2018 were not dispatched.  The matter was investigated and the cau Read More

25 youth participants to graduate from Youth Entrepreneurship Workshop

12 April 2018

Tomorrow, 25 youth participants who successfully completed the Youth Entrepreneurship Workshop in Robertson, will be honoured with a graduation ceremony. Read More

MEDIA ALERT: Minister Plato launches Somerset West Walking Bus initiative

12 April 2018

MEDIA ALERT: Minister Plato launches Somerset West Walking Bus initiative   Tomorrow, Friday 13 April 2018, Western Cape Minister of Community Safety, Dan Plato, will launch a new Walking Bus initiative in Garden Village, Somerset West.   Read More

Minister Marais Wishes Players Well Ahead of Hockey World Championship

12 April 2018

MINISTER MARAIS WISHES WC ICE HOCKEY PLAYERS WELL AHEAD OF INTERNATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP Read More