Premier of the Western Cape: Overview

Helen Zille is the Premier of the Western Cape.  She is responsible for signing all bills, appointing commissioners of inquiry and call for referendums in the Western Cape.  She also has the authority to refer bills to Provincial Parliament and the Constitutional Court to ensure that they are in line with the Constitution. To find out more about her and the work she is doing, read her latest news and speeches.

The Department of the Premier gives strategic direction to provincial departments by developing policy and the Provincial Plan of Action.

Contact the Premier Get in touch by phone, fax or email.
Premier's bio   Who is the Premier? Find out more about her, her history and career.
Premier Helen Zille   What is the Premier doing? Read press releases and speeches.
What are the big issues in the Western Province  

Big Issues and Projects

Find out more information on what's happening in the province and what projects are taking place. Read the Provincial Strategic Plan, the State of the Province Address, Premier's Coordinating Forum (PCF) and the Premier's Dashboard.
Meet the Premier's support team   Get to know the team behind the Premier and how to contact them.


The content on this page was last updated on 14 December 2017