Introduction


The overall purpose and goal of LPT is "To ensure Sound Financial Management of the Province's resources to achieve provincial government's goal and objectives".

Brief History

  • In 1999 the Department of Finance and expenditure merged with Department of Trade, Industry and Tourism to form the Department of Finance, Economic affairs and Tourism.
  • In 2001 the Department of Finance, Economic Affairs and Tourism acquired the function of environment and formed the Department of Finance and Economic Development.
  • In 2004 the Department of Provincial Treasury was born as a result of an EXCO decision to separate Treasury functions from the Economic Development, Tourism and Environment.