Department Of Rural Development And Land Reform Mission Statement

By | December 6, 2021

Department Of Rural Development And Land Reform Mission Statement, South Africans have reason to be proud of their achievements over the past 18 years. Dating from the election in April 1994, in which our country chose democracy as its badge and a rainbow as its symbol, our people have set aside their previous divisions and wholeheartedly embraced one another, united in a shared vision for national progress on an increasingly competitive international stage. Remarkably, the country has managed to achieve and sustain impressive economic growth.

Vision and Mission

Vibrant, equitable, sustainable rural communities.

To initiate, facilitate, coordinate, catalyse and implement an integrated rural development

Value Statement
We uphold the following values:

  • We value and encourage diversity and will not discriminate against anyone.
  • As a responsible government department we shall strive to be transparent, accountable and responsive.
  • We shall ensure that we have a dedicated, loyal, results-oriented, professional and people-focused workforce.
  • In collaboration with all stakeholders, the department will comply with all laws of this country.


  • Integrity
  • Diligence
  • Honesty
  • Professionalism
  • People focused
  • Accountability
  • Transparency
  • Diversity
  • Compassion