Mining Qualifications Authority (MQA)

Contact Details

Physical: 7 Anerley Road, Parktown
Postal: Private Bag X118, Marshalltown, 2107
Tel: 011 547 2600
Fax: 011 832 1044


The mission of the Mining Qualifications Authority (MQA) is to ensure that the mining and minerals sector has sufficient competent people who will improve health and safety, employment equity, and increase productivity standards.

The Authority's strategic objectives are to: support sector transformation through skills development; support objective decision-making for skills development through sector research; enhance information management for skills development in the sector; facilitate and support the development and implementation of core skills development programmes aligned with the sector qualifications framework; enhance the monitoring, evaluation and review of the delivery, capacity and quality of skills development in the sector; and run an efficient, effective and transparent corporate governance system within the legislative framework.

Office Bearers/Management

Mr D Msiza
Chief Executive Officer
Mr S Seepei

Mr David Msiza
Deputy Chairperson:
Board Members:
Ms Motlatso Kobe
Ms Nomathemba Kubeka
Ms Faith Letlala
Mr Vusi Mabena
Mr Mashego Mashego
Mr Headman Mbiko
Ms Lorato Mogaki
Ms Sheridan Rogers
Mr Richard Samuel
Mr Zwelitsha Tantsi
Mr Amon Teteme
Mr Azaria Tshangase
Thulani Tshozane
Mr Johan Venter
Mr Mthokozisi Zondi
Chief Executive Officer:
Mr Sam Seepei
Chief Financial Officer:
Yunus Omar
Chief Operations Officer:
Tebogo Mmotla
Senior Management:
Ms Carol Maila (Executive Manager: Stakeholder Relations)
Mfundo Mdingi (Chief Risk, Monitoring and Evaluation Officer)
Gugu Mkhize (Executive Manager: Corporate Services)
Communications Officers:
Ms Amanda Masilo

Financial Information

All Financial Values: R'0002015/162014/152013/142012/13
AUDIT OUTCOMEQualifiedFinancially UnqualifiedFinancially UnqualifiedFinancially Unqualified
Current Assets804 099738 092751 467600 272
Non-Current Assets66 55362 33459 8877 732
Total Assets870 652800 426811 354608 004
Current Liabilities473 688327 305327 455234 192
Non-Current Liabilities-16552116
Total Liabilities473 688327 470327 507234 308
Total Net Assets396 964472 956483 847373 696
Total Revenue1 071 3601 016 951937 084835 315
Revenue from Exchange Transactions49 83845 64830 49029 266
Revenue from Non-Exchange Transactions1 021 522971 303906 594806 049
Total Expenditure(1 147 140)(1 027 781)(826 843)(823 868)
Employee Costsn/a(60 573)(48 835)(33 800)
Surplus/(Deficit) for Year(75 992)(34 574)110 16111 390
Net Cash Flows from Operating Activities64 940(5 690)221 226117 080
Net Cash Flows from Investing Activities(8 845)(4 070)(54 777)(6 567)
Cash & Cash Equivalents at End of Year775 876720 014730 314564 047
Unauthorised Expenditure----
Irregular Expenditure15 976---
Fruitless & Wasteful Expenditure----
Posts Approved1079994n/a
Posts Filled1009078n/a
SourcesAnnual ReportAnnual ReportAnnual Report n/a

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