Office of the HOD

Head of Department
Mr. Godfrey Mahlatsi

About Office of the Head of the Department

The role of this office is to promote economic development, good governance, social progress and improving living standards through accountability, efficiency, equity and sustainability of the public finance.



To provide administration support services

To build capacity in risk management within the department and provide support and guidance to implement the framework

To create and maintain conditions of security in the department and be accountable to all security matters

Manage Departmental Information Technology Service

Ensure provision of professional advice and support of the MEC for Finance on Provincial Economic Analysis, Fiscal Policy Public Finance Development and management of the annual budget

Ensure provision policy direction, facilitate the effective and efficient management of assets, liabilities and financial management systems

Promote accountability through substantive reflection of activities as well as compliance with financial norms and standards

Ensure provision of leadership, strategic management in accordance with legislation, regulation and policies as well as to ensure that there is appropriate support services to all other programmes

Promote the implementation and compliance of Municipalities and Public Entities

Ensure the provision of an effective corporate support services to the department

Ensure the rendering of assurance and consulting services relating to the evaluation of an adequacy and effectiveness of FSPT’s Internal Control and Governance process

HOD’s Support Staff:

Ms Rifumuni Bridget Holeni – Office Manager

Ms Lekwa Mulutsi – Personal Secretary

Ms Paula Tsotsotso – Registry Clerk

Mr Kobong Rasiile – Driver/Messenger