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Comment on the amendments to City’s Grants-in-Aid and Ward and Subcouncil Allocations Policies <span> <h2 class="sectHeading">About the policies<br></h2></span> <h4>Grants-in-Aid (GIA) Policy</h4><p>We provide support to qualifying organisations in the form of annual grants-in-aid to fund community-based initiatives. These projects help us to realise our goals and objectives of being an opportunity, safe, caring, inclusive and well-run city. </p><h4>Ward and Subcouncil Allocations Policy</h4><p>Each financial year, we allocate a budget to each Subcouncil for ward and Subcouncil allocation funded projects. We engage with the community and ward committees for their input, and consult with line departments before submitting proposed projects to Council for approval.<br></p><p>These policies guide the allocation of funds to ensure compliance with all relevant legislation and the due application of proper and sound regulatory and approval processes. </p><p>The main reason for these amendments is to enhance efficiency, sustainability, value add and accountability.</p><p>In terms of section 17 of the Local Government: Municipal Systems Act, Act 32 of 2000, you can submit comments to the municipality in respect of the amended policies.<br></p><h4>Access the documents:<br></h4><ul><li><a href="" target="_blank">Access the amended Grants-in-Aid Policy </a></li><li><a href="" target="_blank">Access the Amended Ward and Subcouncils Allocations Policy</a><br></li></ul><h4>You can also access the information at:</h4><ul><li> <a href="">City libraries </a></li><li> <a href="">Subcouncil offices </a></li><li>In the document downloads section below<br></li></ul><h2 class="sectHeading">Comment period</h2><p>Submit your comments and objections from <strong>2 May – 22 May 2024</strong>.</p><h2 class="sectHeading">Submit your comment</h2><p><strong>Online</strong> <br><a href="" target="_blank">Submit your comment online</a>. </p><p> <strong>Delivery</strong> <br>Deliver your written comments by hand to: </p><p> <em>Public Participation Unit </em><br><em>Third Floor Podium Block </em><br><em>Foyer H Cape Town Civic Centre </em><br><em>12 Hertzog Boulevard </em><br><em>Cape Town</em></p> <span> <div class="notification with-heading dark-copy pink bg-light-grey"><div class="graphic with-border"> <i class="info note">​​​</i> </div><div class="desc"><h4>Please note</h4><p>Our Public Participation Unit will assist you if you would like to submit comments but have a disability or are unable to read or write. Please call <em><a>0800 212 176</a></em> for assistance.</p></div></div></span> GP0|#cc1f7b28-f43b-45ab-a0f2-08b4fefef7ed;L0|#0cc1f7b28-f43b-45ab-a0f2-08b4fefef7ed|Issues open for public comment;GTSet|#a7cfb90d-44ad-4426-98ce-565f79932396;GPP|#79e6adda-2aa2-4523-bc29-296828216c932 May – 22 May 20240



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