The department’s mandate is very broad and complex and is derived from various legislations. However, at the core of it, is for the department to develop, preserve and promote sport, recreation, arts, culture, and heritage as outlined in the below:
To provide overall financial and strategic management and administrative support.
Provision of administrative support through:
Provision of financial management support through:
To manage the provision of Cultural Affairs Services, which includes:
To provide comprehensive library and archive services
To provide the provision of sport, recreation, and school sport activities. Manage special projects, infrastructure and Sport Development services in the province and the development of Recreational Programmes in schools and Recreation Leisure Services.