Welcome to the Western Cape Provincial Parliament
The Western Cape Provincial Parliament (WCPP) is one of the nine provincial legislatures in South Africa.
Based in Cape Town, the WCPP is constitutionally mandated to pass legislation, provide a forum for public debate, involve the public in the law-making process, and oversee the activities of the provincial executive.
The WCPP consists of 42 Members, elected every five years on a proportional representation system. The Premier and members of the provincial Cabinet are appointed from these Members.
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The last Sitting of the House for this quarter is scheduled to take place on 12 June 2016 in the Chamber, 7 Wale Street, Cape Town.
The Western Cape Provincial Treasury will brief the Standing Committee on Local Government on a financial recovery plan for Oudtshoorn Municipality as provided for in Section 137 of the Municipal
The Standing Committee on Community Development will be briefed by the South African Social Services Agency (SASSA) on the unlawful and fraudulent deductions from SASSA beneficiaries’ accounts, an