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.

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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.

Knowledge
Hub

Watts happening to work? The labour market effects of South Africa’s electricity crisis

This working paper produced by by Professor Haroon Bhorat and Mr Timothy Köhler under the Southern Africa Toward Inclusive Economic Development (SA-TIED) programme merges labour force survey microdata with high-frequency electricity supply and demand data to provide the first estimates of the relationships between scheduled electricity outages (load shedding) and labour market outcomes in South Africa.

National Water Partnerships Programme – showcasing the NRW Programme

This presentation by the Water Partnerships Office shares their approach for increasing private sector participation in water services. Private sector involvement in municipal water and sanitation services is very low in SA compared to other middle-income countries, to increase private sector involvement, it is necessary to bring properly packaged projects to the market 

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Public Economics Conference dates announced

This year the Public Economics Conference 2024 will take palce from 3 – 5 September 2024. The conference will explore how technology & data can be used to optimise government service delivery. There are so many exciting things happening in this space,...

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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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Project in the spotlight

 

The 2024 Public Economics Conference runs from 3 – 5 September 2024 under the theme “Harnessing the power of technology & data for government service delivery” will unpack how governments can use this resource – data – to improve the way that government functions.

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PPP Foundation Training

26 - 28 June

 

Register here The two-day PPP Foundation Training programme is aimed at national and provincial government officials, and the private sector. The training programme is as follows: SA’s PPP regulatory framework PPP inception PPP feasibility study PPP procurement Introduction to standardised PPP provisions PPP contract management Introduction to project finance; project finance structures & project documentation Typical risk allocation in PPPs...

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...

2024 Public Economics Conference

3 - 5 September 2024

 

This year the Public Economics Conference 2024 will take palce from 3 – 5 September 2024. The conference will explore how technology & data can be used to optimise government service delivery. There are so many exciting things happening in this space, internationally and locally, in many government departments. SARS is using AI to recover debt, and health services are...

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Tomorrow, we celebrate #AfricaDay, where we recognise the unity of our continent but also #30YearsOfDemocracy. Let's take this opportunity to celebrate the vibrant cultures, traditions, and languages that make Africa so unique.

Freedom Day is an important day in our country's history. It symbolizes the triumph of the human spirit over adversity, the collective will for a just society, and the enduring hope for a future where freedom and equality are not just ideals but realities for all #SouthAfrica30

Tune in: Chief Director for SCM Policy and Legal: Mr. Willie Mathebula will unpack the process of blacklisting suppliers from doing business with the state on @Radio702

Our latest GTAC WhatsUp is out and it contains interesting articles and much more! You can read the newsletter here: https://mailchi.mp/gtac.gov.za/gtac-whatsup-8april-17969945

Our latest GTAC WhatsUp is out and it contains interesting articles and much more! You can read the newsletter here: https://mailchi.mp/gtac.gov.za/gtac-whatsup-8april-17968509

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