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Ipelegeng - Unemployment Relief


This programme offers short term employment, for a maximum of 1 calendar month. ​Upon completion of the month, interested parties may re-apply to be re-enlisted into the programme.

Selection of beneficiaries is conducted collectively at the village Kgotla through the assistance of ward/village development committees and extension teams.

Successful applicants have the opportunity to commence working, but unsuccessful ones must reapply.

Who is eligible?

Unemployed citizen 18 years and above.

How do I get this service?

Visit the Village Development committee (VDC) at district level and Urban Development committee (UDC) at city or town level at the Tribal Administration offices (Kgotla) to register and return at the advised date. 

What supporting documents are required?

Valid National Identification card (Omang). 

How long will this service take?


How much does it cost?

No cost

Where can I get more information on this Service

Ministry of Local Department-Department of Development Planning
Government Enclave
Private Bag 0097

Tel. (+267) 365-8430/ 8425
Fax. (+267) 393-0510​

Opening hours are from 07:30 to 16:30, Monday to Friday, except public holidays.​

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