Department Of Water Affairs

Category:   Government agencies
Product/service:   Hydrological Extreme And Risk Management
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Contact Information
Address:   Private Bag X313
    Pretoria 0001
    South Africa
Phone:   012 336 6747
Fax:   012 326 1488
Web site:

Contact person, title:


Mxolisi Mukhawana, Mr


Brief Summary

Total employee:   more than 10,000
Total revenue:   -
The Department of Water Affairs is the custodian of South Africa's water resources. It is primarily responsible for the formulation and implementation of policy governing this sector. It also has an overriding responsibility for water services provided by local government. While striving to ensure that all South Africans gain access to clean water and safe sanitation, the water sector also promotes effective and efficient water resources management to ensure sustainable economic and social development.

The flood Information Section of the Department of Water Affairs is responsible for developing, implementing and maintaining systems for collection, analyzing, disseminating and archiving information about major floods in South Africa.

Data entry by Mxolisi Mukhawana (
First entry on 1/7/2014, last update on 1/7/2014