Administration and Corporate Management



Provides strategic leadership management and administrative support services to the Department, which enables the Department to meet its strategic objectives.


Programme Overview:

  • Office of the Minister
  • Office of the Deputy Minister
Office of the Director-General/Management

Provides technical support, enabling Government to optimally exercise governance and performance over the portfolio of State-Owned Companies (SOCs).

Security and Facilities Management

Provides a safe, secure environment, internal administration and facilities services to internal customers.

Information Management and Technology

Provides information technology services and applications as strategic tools for business enablement, including comprehensive records management, knowledge management, and library and information services.

Office of the Chief Financial Officer

Provides effective and efficient financial management services to ensure compliance with various legislation, including the Public Finance Management Act, 1999 (Act No 1 of 1999) and Treasury Regulations.

Human Resources

Assists line management to implement operational excellence and develop the human capital potential in the Department.


Repositions the DPE as a strong shareholder department; makes the DPE brand relevant and meaningful to ordinary South Africans; provides impactful media relations and media communication; and improves employee engagement.

Strategic Management

Coordinates, manages and oversees outcomes-based performance reporting of the Department; implements performance monitoring and evaluation processes for individual programmes and business units as a mechanism for measuring the delivery of strategic objectives; and reports to various stakeholders.

Internal Audit

Provides independent and objective assurance and consulting on internal audit services to add value and improve the Department’s operations; and assists the Department to accomplish its objectives by bringing a systematic, disciplined approach to evaluate and improve the effectiveness of risk management, control and governance processes.