The Department of Home Affairs has initiated a Repositioning Programme that will align with its modernisation programme and other transformation initiatives. We released a Discussion Paper on Repositioning the Department of Home Affairs in for public comment in May 2017. The inputs informed the drafting of a White Paper that will provide the policy framework for drafting legislation that will define the mandate, role, status and obligations a Home Affairs of the future. This white paper is now available for public comment and discussion.
The White Paper is made available on the GPW website under eGazette (National Gazette 42162_18 January 2019, No.8 page 14 of the gazette), or click here to download the file: White Paper on Home Affairs (Take note this file is 2.2MB and is in PDF format.)
IMPORTANT: The Deadline for public comments is Monday 18 February 2019 and these can be submitted as follows:
Mail - The Director-General: Department of Home Affairs, Private bag X114, Pretoria, 0001

Hand Deliver -230 Johannes Ramokhoase Street (Hallmark building), Pretoria CBD
For the attention: Mr Sihle Mthiyane, Acting Chief Director: Policy & Strategic Management

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