Ministries and Agencies of the Jamaican Government

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The Ministries, Agencies and Statutory Bodies of the Jamaican Government are listed below.


The following are the present Ministry agencies in Jamaica.[1]

  • Office of the Governor General
  • Office of the Prime Minister
  • Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries
  • Ministry of Transport, Infrastructure and Works
  • Ministry of Education
  • Ministry of Finance and the Public Service
  • Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade
  • Ministry of Health
  • Ministry of Labour and Social Security
  • Ministry of Youth and Culture
  • Ministry of National Security
  • Ministry of Justice
  • Ministry of Tourism and Entertainment
  • Ministry of Energy, Mining, Science and Technology
  • Ministry of Local Government and Community Development
  • Ministry of Water, Housing, Lands, the Environment and Climate Change
  • Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade
  • Ministry of Industry, Investments and Commerce

There are appointed Government Ministers who control these Ministries.[2]

See also[edit]


Statutory bodies[edit]

Bank of Jamaica

Coffee Industry Board of Jamaica


Fiscal Services (EDP)


Jamaica Conservation Trust (Green Expo)

Jamaica Constabulary Force

Jamaica Defence Force

Jamaica Information Service (JIS)

Jamaica Trade & Invest

Jamaica Fair Trading Commission

Jamaica Fire Brigade

Jamaica Productivity Centre

Jamaica Tourist Board

Jamaica Trade Point

Maritime Authority (Jamaica Ship Registry)

Office of Disaster Preparedness and Emergency Management ODPEM

The Office of the Registrar of Companies

Operation Friendship

National Library of Jamaica

Natural Resources Conservation Authority

National Water Commission

Petroleum Corporation of Jamaica

Registrar General’s Department

Statistical Institute of Jamaica

The Supreme Court of Jamaica

Urban Development Corporation (UDC)

Water Resources Authority


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