"Working Together with civil society to Fight Poverty, Unemployment and Inequality"
The primary aim of the NPO Act is to create an enabling environment for NPOs, setting and maintaining adequate standards of governance and accountability by providing a voluntary registration facility for non-profit organisations.
"Building a caring Society, Together"
DSD aims to encourage and support non-profit organisations in their contribution to meeting the diverse needs of the population of the Republic of South Africa.
Creating an environment within which the public may have access to information concerning registered non-profit organisations;