Public invited to voice their views

2018-02-28 06:01
The Free State MEC for Finance, Elzabe Rockman. Photo: Mlungisi Louw

The Free State MEC for Finance, Elzabe Rockman. Photo: Mlungisi Louw

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The Free State MEC for Finance, Elzabe Rockman, invites members of the public to share their views on economic conditions and other issues of grave concern that they would like the provincial government to highlight in the budget.

Rockman will present the Free State’s budget during her fifth budget speech on Wednesday (07/03) at the Gariep Dam.

Public views on budget expenditure is part of the pre-budget consultation process. The deadline for the public to submit contributions is Thursday (01/03).

Members of the public are invited to send tips on the economic conditions of the Free State and any other budget-related topics.

This consultation gives the public the chance to make their voice heard. Views can be sent to one of the following:

  • Facebook: FS Provincial Treasury;
  • Twitter Handle: @FSTreasury #BUDGET2018; and
  • email: communications@

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