Our Transaction Advisory Service unit improves the quality of government projects by assisting with planning, procurement and implementation of large-scale transactions.

Our Capital Projects Appraisal unit provides project appraisals to determine the economic and financial viability of large infrastructure projects.

Our Institutional Development Support unit builds state capacity of government institutions by providing advice and technical support focusing on people, processes, tools and technology.

Our Public Expenditure and Policy Analysis unit conducts performance expenditure reviews to find areas for cost savings in government by analysing the link between performance and expenditure.

The Jobs Fund provides once off grants to support innovative initiatives and approaches to job creation.

The Municipal Finance Improvement Programme improves local government financial management practices by advising on financial management compliance, support, monitoring and oversight.

The Government Technical Advisory Centre enhances state capacity by providing professional and technical advisory services to the public sector.

Our brand new Knowledge Hub will be launching in September. This archive will house a vast range of resources to support and enhance public sector service delivery.

GTAC’s weekly webinar series aim to share knowledge & engage in robust debate. Click here to register for notifications.

The Government Technical Advisory Centre (GTAC) enhances public finance management and builds public sector capacity to improve governance and enhance public service delivery.

GTAC provides professional and technical advisory services, programme and project management and transaction support to the public sector. GTAC uses strategic partnerships with academic and research institutions, civil society and business organisations to provide flexible consulting services to reduce service delivery constraints in the public sector.


Think Piece: Challenges and Opportunities to Strengthen the South African Centre of Government 

The scholarly literature confirms that the South African Centre of Government (COG) is like other COGs worldwide, in that it emphasises the importance of silo bridging, collaboration, change or transition management, and implementation coordination. Some COG challenges are, however, unique to South Africa (SA), and are related to the unique institutional make-up of the SA state. This Think Piece takes a look at the COG in South Africa and then reviews this within the context of the role of the Centre of Government internationally.

Institutional Development Support
Case study on Delivery Management of Infrastructure Projects in the Public Sector. This case study sets out to show the critical importance of a strong delivery management team within an organ of state that is involved in any way in infrastructure delivery.
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GTAC Annual Report published

GTAC’s 2022/23 Annual Report is now available. This is GTAC’s 9th Annual Report and, as Minister Enoch Godongwana says in his foreword “This report highlights the remarkable contributions made by GTAC in various crucial areas, including infrastructure development, big...

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The 2022 Savings@Work Conference will take place under the theme “Acting on what we now know” from 2 – 3 November 2022. 

The virtual conference provides a platform for officials that have received training on the spending review methodology to share what they have done to implement spending reviews in their respective departments and sectors. 

Presenters and speakers will highlight success stories but will also share the challenges they have faced during implementation of spending reviews with the aim of motivating and appealling to alumni and other stakeholders to act on what they now know to achieve the desired goals.

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PPP Municipal Training Programme

14 - 16 August 2024


A two-day Municipal Training programme is aimed at local government officials, and the private sector. The training programme is as follows: Municipal PPP regulations Feasibility study Procurement Managing the PPP contract Risk matrix Toolkit – solid waste management Toolkit – commercial use of municipal property Toolkit – water and sanitation These topics include regulations, formulated guidelines as well as a...

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The month of March in South Africa marks Human Rights Month, commemorated under the theme, “Three Decades of Respect for and Promotion of Human Rights”. As we celebrate #HumanRightsDay, let us remember our collective responsibility to safeguard and advance these rights for all.

This week's webinar focuses on "Practical Data Analysis with ChatGPT Plus", where we unlock the potential of generative AI to transform data analytics. For more information click here: https://www.gtac.gov.za/events/gtac-weekly-webinar/
Date: Friday, 15 March 2024
Time: 14:00 to 15:15

As climate change reshapes our world, South Africa faces a crucial decision: How can we transform infrastructure planning to withstand challenges and promote sustainable growth? Join the conversation at the #SATIED policy dialogue ▶️ https://go.unu.edu/7QVK7

This week's webinar focuses on "Practical Data Analysis with ChatGPT Plus", where we unlock the potential of generative AI to transform data analytics. For more information click here: https://www.gtac.gov.za/events/gtac-weekly-webinar/
Date: Friday, 15 March 2024
Time: 14:00 to 15:15

🔔Reminder: join us for today's webinar at 14h00 to 15h00 discussing "National Water Partnerships Programme – showcasing the Non Revenue Water Programme." Click here: https://lnkd.in/gKGuWSDy

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