Vibrant, equitable and sustainable rural communities.
To initiate, facilitate, coordinate, catalyse and implement an integrated rural development programme.
We uphold the following values:
We value and encourage diversity and will not discriminate against anyone.
As a responsible government department we shall strive to be transparent, accountable and responsive.
We shall ensure that we have a dedicated, loyal, results-oriented, professional and people-focused workforce.
In collaboration with all stakeholders, the department will comply with all laws of this country.