This platform was funded and developed in association with the SAPER project, supported by the Economic and Social Research Council in the UK and the National Research Foundation in South Africa.

Please or Register to create posts and topics.

Module 7 - Rationalisation of Reporting Requirements

Module Overview

The reporting reforms project aims to support the alignment of planning and reporting instruments for a prescribed set of municipal performance indicators. This module on the Rationalisation of Reporting Requirements provides clarification and resolution on inconsistencies in the statutory requirements of the IDP, SDBIP and the performance component of the Annual Report.

The module covers, inter alia:
•  Rationalisation of Planning and Reporting Reforms
•  The Reporting Reforms Project Process
•  FMPPI 2007: Performance Reporting across 3 Spheres of Government
•  Agreement on a Set of Outcomes, Outputs and Indicators
•  Readiness of Indicators
•  Streamlining Reporting Requirements
•  Indicator Architecture
•  Clarifying Component 3 of the SDBIP
•  Phased Implementation
•  Methodology
•  SDBIP Planning and Reporting Templates
•  Development of Standard Operating Procedures
•  Link to MSCOA
•  Evaluations
•  A Shared Reporting Platform
•  Next Steps for the Reforms


  • The posts in this forum do not necessarily reflect the views or opinions of SACPLAN or the SAPER project, and individuals are solely liable for any consequences emanating from their posts.
  • This forum is not for submitting job applications, resources or upcoming events. If you want to submit any of the aforementioned information, please send an email to
  • Please note that use of this forum is subject to the rules and regulations.
    If you feel a post violates these terms, please email the moderators at, or select the report icon () button on the post or comment in question.