PMDFC has been mandated to:

  • Assist local government in building the capacities for better fiscal and service delivery management
  • Provide matching grants to local government for the construction, rehabilitation and expansion of infrastructure and to act or provide consultants for evaluation, monitoring and advising for their institutional reforms
  • Monitor, evaluate and ensure that funds are used properly, efficiently and transparently
  • Provide an effective management and information system for regular and proper monitoring and evaluation over financial and technical assistance to local governments from the fund
  • Support, initiate, undertake and promote research activities