Department Of Cooperative Governance And Traditional Affairs Gauteng

Department Of Cooperative Governance And Traditional Affairs Gauteng

Department Of Cooperative Governance And Traditional Affairs Gauteng
The mission of the Gauteng Department of Co-operative Governance and Traditional Affairs is to coordinate the effective functioning of local government, promote integrated development planning, and deepen participatory democracy in order to accelerate service delivery.
The Department has adopted a set of values that are informed by the Batho Pele (People First) principles of the South African public service, and as an organisation its specific focus is on respect, integrity, responsibility, accountability and fairness.

The Department of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs works to effectively support, monitor, and promote developmental municipalities and viable institutions of Traditional leadership. It further promotes integrated service delivery that seeks to enable Gauteng to become a globally competitive city region.
 
Vision:  Sustainable and viable local government, traditional councils and communities in Gauteng.
Mission: Coordinate the effective functioning of local government; promote integrated development planning and deepen participatory democracy in order to accelerate service delivery.​​

COGTA Gauteng Contact details

Physical: 63 Fox Street, Johannesburg
Postal: Private Bag X86, Marshalltown, 2107
Tel: 011 355 4884
Web: www.gauteng.gov.za

MEC’s Office 
MEC: Mr Paul Mashatile​
Mail: Private Bag X86, Marshalltown, 2107
Street: Corner House, 17th Floor, cnr Commissioner and Sauer Streets, Johannesburg
Tel: (011) 355 4013/6
Fax:  (011) 838 2116
Email: ephenia.lerutle​@gauteng.gov.za 
Head of De​partm​ent​
Head of Department: Ms Thandeka Mbassa
Mail: Private Bag X79, Marshalltown, 2107
Street: Bank of Lisbon Building, 9th Floor, 37 Sauer Street, Johannesburg
Tel: (011) 355 4014
E-mail: Thandeka​.Mbassa@gauteng.gov.za​​
Deputy Director General: Local Governance
​Ms Itumeleng Mokate
Mail: Private Bag X79, Marshalltown, 2107
Street: Bank of Lisbon Building, 9th Floor, 37 Sauer Street, Johannesburg
Tel: (011) 355 4884
Email: Itumeleng.Mokate@gauteng.gov.za
Deputy Director General: Development and Planning
Mr Willy Bila

Mail: Private Bag X79, Marshalltown, 2107
Street: Bank of Lisbon Building, 9th Floor, 37 Sauer Street, Johannesburg
Tel: (011) 355 4942
Email: Willy.Bila@gauteng.gov.za
Head: Gauteng Disaster Management Centre

Dr Bongani Elias Sithole

Mail: Private Bag X79, Marshalltown, 2107
Street: Bank of Lisbon Building, 9th Floor, 37 Sauer Street, Johannesburg
Tel: (011) 355 4018
Email: Elias.Sithole​@gauteng.gov.za
Media Liaison Officer and Spokes​person
Mr Mogomotsi Mogodiri

Mail: Private Bag X79, Marshalltown, 2107
Street: Bank of Lisbon Building, 9th Floor, 37 Sauer Street, Johannesburg
Tel: (011) 355 4415 Cell: 083 6965 771
Email: Mogomotsi.Mogodiri​@gauteng.gov.za
Webmaster and Publisher
Mr Pay Shabangu
Mail: Private Bag X79, Marshalltown, 2107
Street: Bank of Lisbon Building, 9th Floor, 37 Sauer Street, Johannesburg
Tel: (011) 355 5507
Email: Ernest.Shabangu​​@gauteng.gov.za