Contact Us

Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries

Pretoria
Switchboard National Callers: (012) 319 6000
International Callers: + 27 (12) 319 6000
Private Bag x250, Pretoria, 0001

GPS Coordinates: Agriculture Place:  -25.73668 South; 28.20425 East

Direct all Departmental enquiries, compliments and suggestions to the following e-mail address: Enquiries@daff.gov.za

Cape Town
Private Bag x9087, Cape Town, 8000

GPS Coordinates: 120 Plain street: -33.92790 South;  18.42136 East

Website: www.daff.gov.za         DAFF Map         Commodity Organisations List        Senior Management Service (SMS)        Attaches

Agriculture Place
20 Steve Biko (Formerly Beatrix) Street
Arcadia
Pretoria 0002
ARC: IAE, F Block
141 Cresswell Road
Silverton
Pretoria 0184
Delpen Building
Cnr Annie Botha and
Union Street Riviera
Pretoria 0084  
Harvest House
30 Hamilton Street
Arcadia
Pretoria 0002
Sefala Building
503 Belvedere Street
Arcadia
Pretoria 0002
Hamilton Building
110 Hamilton Street
Arcadia
Pretoria 0002
Cape Town
1st Floor
Room 115
120 Plain Street
Cape Town 8000

Office of the Minister
Contact Person:  Mr Andrew Bartlett
Chief of Staff: Ministry
Telephone: 012 319 7150 (PTA)
Fax: 012 319 6681 (PTA)
Telephone: 021 467 4502 (CPT)
Fax: 0 21 465 6550 (CPT)
Email: COSMIN@daff.gov.za

Only direct Ministerial enquiries to the Chief of Staff at: COSMIN@daff.gov.za

Office of the Deputy Minister
Contact Person: Ms S. Hilzinger-Maas 
Position: Head of Office
Telephone no: 012 319 7373
Fax no: 012 321 1244
SybillaH@daff.gov.za
Office of the Director-General
Vacant
Private Secretary
Contact Person: Rhoda Mackier
Tel: 012-319 6886 / 021 467 4504
Fax: 0867  682 724
Cell: 082 378 2563
E-mail:PA.Ministry@daff.gov.za

Direct all invitations to the Honourable Minister to the following e-mail address: PA.Ministry@daff.gov.za

Contact Person: Ms Palesa Mokomela
Media Liason Officer for Minister
Telephone: 012 319 7876 (PTA)
Fax: 012 319 6681 (PTA)
Telephone: 021 467 4502 (CPT)
Fax: 021 465 6550 (CPT)
cell: 082 904 1908
Email: PalesaM@daff.gov.za
Corporate Services
Contact Person:  Mr Sipho Ntombela
DDG: Corporate Services
Telephone: 012 319 7213
Fax: 012 325 3618
Email: NtombelaS@daff.gov.za
Chief Financial Office
Contact Person: Mr Jacob Hlatshwayo 
Position: Chief Financial Officer
Telephone no: 012 319 6639
Fax no: 012 324 6944
Email:JacobH@daff.gov.za
Stakeholder Relations and Communications and Legal Services
Contact Person: Ms P.T Sehoole
Acting DDG: Stakeholder Relations, Communication and Legal Services
Telephone: 012 319 6527
Email: HCM@daff.gov.za
Room 553 (fifth floor)Harvest House
Policy, Planning and Monitoring and Evaluation
Contact Person:  Mr Andile Hawes
DDG: Policy, Planning and Monitoring and Evaluation
Tel: 012 319 7215
Fax: 012 319 7001
Email: CPO@daff.gov.za
Economic Development, Trade and Marketing
Contact Person: Ms NZG Vutula
Acting DDG: Economic Development, Trade and Marketing
Telephone no: (012) 319-7348
Email:NoncedoV@daff.gov.za
Food Security and Agrarian Reform
Contact Person: Mr Joe Kgobokoe
(012) 319-6120
Email:MokutuleK@daff.gov.za
Agricultural Production, Health and Food Safety
Contact Person: Mr.  K.C.M Mannya
DDG: Agricultural Production, Health and Food Safety
Telephone: 012 319 6500
Email:MortimerM@daff.gov.za 
Forestry and Natural Resources Management
Contact Person: Dr N. Motete
DDG: Forestry and Natural Resources Management
Telephone no: 012 309 5718
Email:Nthabisengmo@daff.gov.za
Fisheries Management
Contact Person: Mr D Stevens
Acting DDG: Fisheries Management
Telephone no: (021) 402 3911
Email: DDGFisheries@daff.gov.za
Communication Services (Agriculture and Forestry)
Contact Person: Mr Steve Galane
Director: Communication Services
Telephone no: 012 319 7960
Fax no: 012 319 6943
Cell: 083 635 7346
Email:SteveGAL@daff.gov.za
Communication Services (Fisheries)
Director: Communication Services
Tel: 021 402 3702
Fax: 021 425 8635
Comprehensive Agricultural Support Programme (CASP)
Contact Person:Ms Elder Mtshiza
Chief Director: CASP
Telephone: 012 319 7847
Fax: 012 319 7847
Email: CDCASP@daff.gov.za
Ilima/Letsema
Contact Person: Ms Elder Mtshiza
Chief Director: CASP
Telephone no: 012 319 7847
Fax no: 012 319 7847
Email:CDCASP@daff.gov.za
Micro-agricultural Financial Services of South Africa (Mafisa)
Contact Person: Mr Dan Kekana
Acting Director: Development Finance Coordination
Telephone: 012 319 7917
Fax: 012 319 7278
Email:DanK@daff.gov.za
Food import and export standards
Contact Person: Ms Chantal Arendse
Director: Food Import and Export Standards
Telephone: 012 319 6199
Fax: 012 319 6339
Email: ChantalA@daff.gov.za
External Bursary Scheme and Internship Programme
Contact Person:Ms Amanda Shokane
Director:Sector Education and Training
Telephone: 012 319 6628
Fax: 012 319 6851
Email: AmandaSHO@daff.gov.za
Inspection and Quarantine services
Contact Person: Mr Mooketsa Ramasodi
Chief Director: Inspection Services
Telephone no: 012 309 8702
Fax no: 012 309 8785
Email:MooketsaR@daff.gov.za
Animal production
Contact Person: Mr MJ Mamabolo
Director: Animal Production
Telephone: 012 319 7662
Fax: 012 319 7595
Email:DAP@daff.gov.za
Plant production
Contact Person:Mr Thabo Ramashala
Director: Plant Production
Telephone: 012 319 6079
Fax: 012 319 6372
Email: DPP@daff.gov.za
Animal health
Contact Person: Dr Mpho Maja
Director: Animal Health
Telephone no: 012 319 7456
Fax no: 012 329 7218
Email:Mpho.Maja@daff.gov.za
Plant health
Contact Person: Ms Alice Baxter
Director: Plant Health
Telephone: 012 319 6529
Fax: 012 319 6193
Email:AliceB@daff.gov.za
Agricultural inputs control (Act 36)
Contact Person:Mr Maluta Mudzunga
Director: Agricultural Inputs Control
Telephone: 012 319 7303
Fax: 012 012 319 6765
Email: MalutaM@daff.gov.za
Zero Hunger Programme
Contact Person: Ms Rowena Joemat
Director: Programme Development Support
Telephone no: 012 319 8275
Fax no: 012 319 8273
Email:RowenaJ@daff.gov.za
   

 

Provincial and Regional Contacts

Department of Agriculture and Rural Development – Eastern Cape
Media Liaison Officer: Mr Thozi Manyisana
Mail: Private Bag X0040, BISHO, 5605
Street: Office of MEC for Agriculture, Dukumbana Building, 10th Floor, Independence Avenue, BISHO
Tel: (040) 609 3472/74
Fax: (040) 636 3462
E-mail: thozi.manyisana@agr.ecprov.gov.za/ thozi.man@gmail.com
Website: http://www.agri.ecprov.gov.za

Department of Agriculture – Free State
Media Liaison Officer: Agriculture
Mr Life Mukoni
Mail: Private Bag X02, BLOEMFONTEIN, 9360
Street: Chemistry Building, 1st Floor, Room 234, Geilie Joubert Street, Glen College, GLEN
Tel: (051) 861 8400/8432
Fax: (051) 861 8451
E-mail: imukoni@fs.agric.za
Website: http://www.fs.agric.gov.za

Department of Agriculture and Rural Development - Gauteng
MEC
Mrs Nandi Mayathula-Khoza
Mail: Postal Address: Box X 1009, Germiston, 4000
Street:Germiston C/o Victoria & Odendaal Streets
Tel:011 821-7700
Fax: 011 821-7759
Cell: 082 4288 987
E-mail: nkosana.giyose@gauteng.gov.za
Website: www.gdard.gpg.gov.za

Department of Agriculture, Environmental Affairs and Rural Development – KwaZulu-Natal
Media Liaison Officer: Agriculture, Environmental Affairs and Rural Development
Mr Jeffrey Zikhali
Mail: P O Box 2132, DURBAN, 4000
Street: Sedara Complex, Ground Floor, Hawick
Tel: (031) 343 8031
Fax: (033) 343 8278
Cell: 082 4288 987
E-mail: jeffreyzikhali@hotmail.com
Website: http://www.kzndae.gov.za/portal

Department of Agriculture - Limpopo
Media Liaison Officer: Agriculture
Ms Mandisa Mashego
Mail: Private Bag X9487, POLOKWANE, 0700
Street: Temo Towers, 68 Biccard Street, POLOKWANE
Tel: (015) 294 3337
Fax: (015) 294 4506/45
E-mail: mashegom@agric.limpopo.gov.za
Website: http://www.lda.gov.za

Department of Agriculture, Rural Development and Land Administration - Mpumalanga
Media Liaison Officer: Agriculture, Rural Development and Land Administration
Mr Bheki Nyathikazi
Mail: Private Bag X11219, NELSPRUIT, 1200
Street: 7 Government Boulevard, Building 6, 2nd floor, Riverside Park, Extension 2, NELSPRUIT
Tel: (013) 766 6133
Fax: (013) 766 8437
Cell: 071 485 8634
E-mail: nyathikazibw@mpg.gov.zaWebsite: http://www.dardla.mpg.gov.za

Department of Agriculture, Land Reform and Rural Development – Northern Cape
Media Liaison Officer: Agriculture, Land Reform and Rural Development
Mr Ali Diteme
Mail: Private Bag X5018, KIMBERLEY, 8300
Street: 162 George Street, Kimberlite Building, KIMBERLEY
Tel: (053) 838 9159
Fax: (053) 832 4328
Cell: 083 4529 851
Website: http://www.agrinc.gov.za

Department of Agriculture – North-West
Head of Communications: Agriculture
Ms Bonolo Mohlakoana
Mail: Private Bag X2039, MMABATHO, 2735
Street: Agricentre Building, cnr Dr James Moroka Drive and Stadium Street, MMABATHO
Tel: (018) 389 5719
Fax: (018) 384 4571
Cell: 082 901 2435
E-mail: bmohlakoana@nwpg.gov.za
Website: http://www.nwpg.gov.za/Agriculture

 

Department of Agriculture – Western Cape
Media Liaison Officer: Agriculture
Mr Wouter Kriel
Mail: Private Bag X9179, CAPE TOWN, 8000
Street: Protea Assurance Building 2nd Floor, Green Market Square, CAPE TOWN
Tel: (021) 483 4930
Fax: (021) 483 9865
Cell: 079 694 3085
E-mail: wouterkriel@gmail.com
E-mail: wouter.kriel@westerncape.gov.zaWebsite: http://www.elsenburg.com

Provincial Agricultural, Forestry and Fisheries Departments