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Revised E-Toll Tariffs on the Cards

National Treasury

The monthly payment ceilings currently in place for e-tolls are under review.

The finance minister, Nhlanhla Nene, announced this while tabling Budget 2015 in parliament.

Municipal Infrastructure Grant System Under Review

National Treasury

National treasury, together with the department of cooperative governance, department of planning, monitoring and evaluation, the South African Local Government Association and the Financial and Fiscal Commission, is conducting a review of the local government infrastructure grant system.

This was announced during finance minister Nhlanhla Nene’s budget speech in Parliament.

Municipal Spending Under the Spotlight

National Treasury

Nhlanhla Nene, minister of finance, announced during his budget speech in Parliament that the standard chart of accounts is currently being piloted in 18 areas and national treasury plans to roll out the chart to all municipalities in 2016/2017.

The aim of the chart is to implement a standard classification of municipal expenditure to improve transparency in local government accounting and enable greater comparability between budgets.

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