With a budget of more than R7 billion, the Department of Home Affairs remains under resourced.
Opposition parties in the North West Legislature have refused to participate in the budget vote for the Department of Public Works.
Education, health, housing and social services are set to be the biggest beneficiaries of additional funding when the Appropriation Bill is approved.
The City of Cape Town says it will spend just over R2 billion on new housing opportunities over the next three financial years.
The City of Cape Town is set to table its nearly R50 billion budget for the 2018/19 financial year with a chunk of it going to drought relief for farmers and a part of it to social packages.