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Chief Operating Officer - Administration

 About the Branch

Mr Dirk van Schalkwyk

Mr Dirk van Schalkwyk

Telephone: +27 (0) 12 444 6709
Fax: +27 (0) 12 444 7035


The purpose of the Branch is to provide strategic governance and risk management, legal, corporate affairs, information technology, internal audit, financial management and strategic communications support services to the department.


  • Manage the provision of a strategic business governance support and risk management service to the department;
  • Manage the provision of legal and Tourism Consumer Protector services to the department;
  • Manage the provision of corporate affairs services to the department;
  • Manage strategic communications support and the  building  and management of  a positive image of the Minister, Deputy Minister and department.

Branch Strategic Objectives

  • Ensure an effective organisational performance management system;
  • Capable and skilled workforce;
  • Efficient service delivery;
  • Reach out to tourism stakeholders through targeted communication;
  • Effective Internal Audit services;
  • Provide corporate legal support;
  • Economic, efficient and effective use of departmental resources.

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