Finance and Corporate Services

Easily referred to as the 'backbone' of any municipality, the Department of Finance and Corporate Services ensures efficient and effective financial and administrative operations.

As the advisor on financial management issues in the Sarah Baartman District, the department is responsible for fiscal discipline, enhancing the quality of expenditure, allocating financial resources and improving overall financial governance in the Sarah Baartman District.

The department also plays a key role in promoting shared growth and development in the district and works towards achieving socio-economic equity through more responsive budgeting processes, encouraging value for money spending and protects and promotes effective utilisation of the municipality's assets.

The strategic objectives of the department are to:

Functions of the corporate services division include:

Director of Finance and Corporate Services: Riaaz Lorgat
Finance Services Portfolio Councillor: Mr Vernon Stuurman

Corporate Services & Local Municipalities Performance Portfolio Councillor: Zamuxolo Peter