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The Department of Public Service and Administration (The DPSA) will publish vacancies circular 21 of 2023 on June 16, 2023. This vacancy circular contains advertisements of vacant posts and jobs in various Public Service departments.

DPSA Circular 21 of 2023 Vacancies

Although the Circular is issued by the Department of Public Service and Administration, the Department is not responsible for the content of the advertisements. Enquiries about an advertisement must be addressed to the relevant advertising department.

Vacancy circular 21 of 2023 contains vacancies in the following government departments:

  • Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries
  • Arts and Culture
  • Communications
  • Cooperative Governance
  • Correctional Services
  • Defence
  • Education
  • Energy
  • Environmental Affairs
  • Government Communications and Information System (GCIS)
  • Health
  • Home Affairs
  • Human Settlements
  • Independent Complaints Directorate
  • International Relations and Cooperation (Foreign Affairs)
  • Justice & Constitutional Development
  • Labour
  • Mineral Resources
  • National Intelligence Agency
  • National Treasury
  • Police
  • Public Administration Leadership and Management Academy
  • Public Enterprises
  • Public Service & Administration
  • Public Service Commission
  • Public Works
  • Rural Development & Land Reform
  • Science & Technology
  • Social Development
  • South African Police Service
  • South African Revenue Service
  • South African Secret Service
  • Sport & Recreation South Africa
  • Statistics South Africa
  • The Presidency
  • Tourism
  • Trade & Industry
  • Traditional Affairs
  • Transport
  • Water Affairs
  • Women, Children & People with Disabilities

Directions to candidates

Applications on form Z83 with full particulars of the applicants’ training, qualifications, competencies, knowledge and experience (on a separate sheet if necessary or a CV) must be forwarded to the department in which the vacancy/vacancies exist(s). NB: PROSPECTIVE APPLICANTS MUST PLEASE USE THE NEW Z83 WHICH IS EFFECTIVE AS AT 01 JANUARY 2021.

Download the Circular by clicking here

Applicants must indicate the reference number of the vacancy in their applications.

Applicants requiring additional information regarding an advertised post must direct their enquiries to the department where the vacancy exists. The Department of Public Service and Administration must not be approached for such information.

See also: Latest Public Service Vacancies

It must be ensured that applications reach the relevant advertising departments on or before the applicable closing dates.


Note: Closing dates vary from Department to Department (Government Departments)

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