Public Service Commission (PSC)

Contact Details

Physical: ABSA Towers, Cnr Lilian Ngoyi & Pretorious Streets, Pretoria Central
Postal: Private Bag X121, Pretoria, 0001
Tel: 012 352 1000
Fax: 012 325 8382


The mission of the Public Service Commission (PSC) is to promote the constitutionally enshrined democratic principles and values of the public service by investigating, researching, monitoring, evaluating, communicating and reporting on public administration.

The Commission's functions are to: promote the constitutionally prescribed values and principles governing public administration in the public service; investigate, monitor and evaluate the organisation and administration, and the personnel practices, of the public service; propose measures to ensure effective and efficient performance within the public service; give directions aimed at ensuring that personnel procedures relating to recruitment, transfers, promotions and dismissals comply with the constitutionally prescribed values and principles; report in respect of its activities and the performance of its functions, including any finding it may make and directions and advice it may give, and provide an evaluation of the extent to which the constitutionally prescribed values and principles are complied with; either of its own accord or on receipt of any complaint, investigate and evaluate the application of personnel and public administration practices, and report to the relevant executive authority and legislature; investigate grievances of employees in the public service concerning official acts or omissions, and recommend appropriate remedies; monitor and investigate adherence to applicable procedures in the public service; and advise national and provincial organs of state regarding personnel practices in the public service, including those relating to the recruitment, appointment, transfer, discharge and other aspects of the careers of employees in the public service.

Office Bearers/Management

Adv R Sizani
Deputy Chairperson
Mr B Mthembu

Adv Richard Sizani
Deputy Chairperson:
Mr B Mthembu
Dr Henk Boshoff
Dr Bruno Luthuli
Mr S Mafanya
Ms M Marais-Martin
Mr TG Mashamba
Mr DS Mkhwanazi
Ms SS Nkosi
Ms PC Nzimande
Ms Mosa Sejosingoe
Mr Michael Seloane
Dr M Sithole
Dr Gavin Woods
Director General:
Dr Dovhani Mamphiswana
Deputy Directors General:
Ms Bontle Lerumo (Corporate Services)
Ms Kholofelo Sedibe (Leadership and Management Practices)
Chief Financial Officer:
Bontle Lerumo
Senior Management:
Ms Connie Gunn (Secretary: Director General)
Communications Officers:
Mr Humphrey Ramafoko (Director: Communications and Information Services)

Financial Information

All Financial Values: R'0002015/162014/152013/142012/13
AUDIT OUTCOMEClean AuditClean AuditFinancially UnqualifiedClean Audit
Current Assets859764796798
Non-Current Assets285152--
Total Assets1 144916796796
Current Liabilities494446270267
Non-Current Liabilities340306317319
Total Liabilities834752587586
Total Net Assets310164209212
Total Revenue229 963226 312202 066162 639
Revenue from Exchange Transactions211281151280
Revenue from Non-Exchange Transactions229 752226 031201 915162 359
Total Expenditure(226 610)(225 800)(201 745)(162 076)
Employee Costs(167 108)(155 362)(128 417)(111 863)
Surplus/(Deficit) for Year643512321563
Net Cash Flows from Operating Activities1 4836 2054 620(4 979)
Net Cash Flows from Investing Activities(1 848)(5 704)(4 881)(1 515)
Cash & Cash Equivalents at End of Year28046520286
Unauthorised Expenditure----
Irregular Expenditure--11-
Fruitless & Wasteful Expenditure-2-32
Posts Approved299297297n/a
Posts Filled268275235n/a
SourcesAnnual ReportAnnual ReportAnnual Report n/a

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