The Breede-Gouritz CMA exists to manage our water resources responsibly, through continuous engagement with all stakeholders and to devolve decision making to the lowest level for the benefit of all water users in the Breede-Gouritz Catchment, including the environment.

We will:

  • ensure quality water for all people and the environment
  • address water allocation reform
  • ensure good administration of registration and licensing
  • inspire change in attitudes towards the environment
  • promote economic growth in a sustainable way

So that:

  • we can address the developmental needs of the people and contribute to the eradication of poverty
  • ensure fair, equitable and well controlled water allocation, while maintaining the integrity of the natural resource
  • manage the ecosystem in a sustainable manner, and
  • allow all stakeholders a voice in how we manage our water resources
  • The Breede-Gouritz CMA has structured its strategic priorities in a manner that gives credence to the vision and mission.