FUNCTIONS OF THE MINISTRY
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To provide staff and administrative services which promote the effective and timely adjudication of disputes and resolution of questions of law in Court with appropriate jurisdiction.
To provide court services which ensure the effective implementation of court operational procedures, and effective enforcement of Court judgements in all court decisions.
To register, maintain and promote the provision of accurate vital statistics records and archiving of births, deaths, marriages, changes of names, etc.in the Kingdom.
Free & Fair Elections
It also provides oversight of the independent bodies which, enforce and implement free and fair elections (Electoral Commision), the Anti-Corruption Commission (which has not been set up as yet) and impartial intermediaries between the public and government, i.e the Commissioner for Public Relations (Ombudsman's Office). All these bodies operate independently from Government, but for certain administrative and budgetary matters are linked to the MINISTRY OF JUSTICE.
The MOJ consists of the Minister of Justice ans his Chief Executive Officer, all staff (public servants) in the Minister's Office, administration division, Registrar General's Office, Supreme Court, Magistrates Court, Bailiff and Probation Division.