Commercial Forestry


About Us



About Us


Directorate: Commercial Forestry
Aim: Promote optimum development of arboriculture, commercial and urban forestry.

  • State Forest Transfer, Regulation, Administration and Oversight deals with the transfer, and post-transfer administration and regulation, of state forests and relations with stakeholders
  • Administer the State Forest Act.
  • It includes the management of delegations and legal agreements on state forests and the collection and management of lease rentals
  • Forest planning and audits direct commercial forestry (performance criteria and indicators) through planning and audits.

For further information contact:


Name : Mr K.L Matukane
Tel number

: 012 309 5706

Fax number:

: 012 309 5834