Swearing-in ceremonies for members of provincial legislatures will also take place across the country today.
The Western Cape legislature will see 42 members being sworn-in this morning.
The Democratic Alliance has 24 seats while the ANC, its official opposition, has 12 seats.
Western Cape Premier designate, Alan Winde, says his cabinet will be made up of people who can deliver on promises made during the election campaign. For what we can expect we cross to our reporter, Abra Barbier who is in Parliament covering the story for us.
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