Regional Economic Development Support

Purpose : 
To ensure the promotion of economic growth and development in local economies in partnership with key stakeholders.


  1. Manage the Economic Sector Plan.         
  2. To co-ordinate the activities of the Economic Sector Steering Committee. 
  3. To manage the Exit Strategy for SMME's. 
  4. Manage the development of new economic ventures. 
  5. Manage the implementation of the LED implementation framework.
  6. Facilitate and ensure the implementation of the provincial LED strategy and associated processes. 
  7. Manage the support municipalities for the effective implementation of LED initiatives and identifies business  oppertunities within the NCPGDS, preferential procurement policies, EPWP, and other related strategic and policy mandates to leverage available economic opportunities.