National government budget at a high level, that is the planned government expenditure for the upcoming year, and not the actual expenditure. Open budget data allows for well-informed publics: showing where money is spent on, how public funds develop over time, and why certain activities are funded. We recommend that you consult our methodology section for more information.
The submitter assessed the usability of the data as follows (3 - little to no effort needed, 1 - extensive effort needed): 3
|Downloadable at once||Yes|
|Available free of charge||Yes|
|In an open and machine-readable format||XLS|
|findable_steps||By prior knowledge I knew where the data was held, so I googled government budget South Africa and found the results I needed in the first search page.|
|Collected by government||Yes|
|collector_name||Republic of South Africa National Treasury|
|characteristics||Budget per government department, Budget per sub-department, Descriptions for budget sections|
|location||http://www.treasury.gov.za/documents/national%20budget/ - Republic of South Africa National Treasury, http://www.treasury.gov.za/documents/national%20budget/ - Link to excel file|
This is an amend to Tricia Govindasamy
The website of the treasury does not have a license and it is not open.