The overall objective is to raise the level of competence among the participants with regards to the areas of focus. Finding and sharing good methods for the municipal financial work within the nine identified areas.
Striving towards ensuring that tax and rate payers’ money is used in the most effective, efficient and economical manner possible. This will help Tlokwe but the knowledge received will also be spread to other municipalities in the country raising the overall level of municipal financial work in South Africa. This will also help the Swedish participating municipalities to become better and more effective in their work.