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 Ministry

 
On 10 May 2009, the President of South Africa, the Honourable Jacob Zuma announced, the coming into being of the Ministry of Tourism. The announcement included the appointment of the Minister of Tourism, the Honourable Mr Marthinus van Schalkwyk and the Deputy Minister of Tourism, the Honourable Ms Tokozile Xasa. This was followed by the promulgation of the establishment of Department of Tourism on 1 June 2009. The core mandate of the Department of Tourism is to create conditions for the sustainable growth and development of tourism in South Africa.
Minister
Marthinus van Schalkwyk
Minister Profile
Deputy Minister
Tokozile Xasa
Deputy Minister Profile
 

 Office of the Minister

 
Head of Ministry: Mr Riaan Aucamp

Pretoria:

Telephone: +27 (0) 12 444 6769
Fax: +27 (0) 12 444 7027

Cape Town:
Telephone: +27 (0) 21 465 7240
Fax: +27 (0) 21 465 3216
Mobile: +27 (0) 83 778 9923
Email: raucamp@tourism.gov.za

Director: Media Liaison Melene Rossouw

Cape Town:
Telephone: +27 (0) 21 465 7240
Mobile: +27 (0) 82 753 7107
Email: mrossouw@tourism.gov.za

Private Secretary to the Minister of Tourism: Ms Sanet Pienaar

Pretoria:
Telephone: +27 (0) 12 444 6776
Fax: +27 (0) 12 444 7027

Cape Town:
Telephone: +27 (0) 21 465 7240
Fax: +27 (0) 21 465 3216
Email: spienaar@tourism.gov.za
 

 Office of the Deputy Minister

 
Director: Office of the Deputy Minister: Ms Nontuthuzelo Nqabeni

Pretoria:

Telephone: +27 (0) 12 444 6757
Fax: +27 (0) 12 444 7026

Cape Town:

Telephone: +27 (0) 21 462 1777
Fax: +27 (0) 21 465 2664
Mobile: +27 (0) 79 777 3191
Email: nnqabeni@tourism.gov.za