Ministry of the Presidency (Spain)

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Ministry of the Presidency of Spain
Ministerio de la Presidencia de España
Soraya Saenz de Santamaria petita.jpg
Soraya Sáenz de Santamaría

since 22 December 2011
Style Señor (m) Señora (f)
Appointer Mariano Rajoy
Inaugural holder Luis Carrero Blanco
Formation 1951

The Ministry of the Presidency, Spanish: Ministerio de la Presidencia, is the ministerial department of the Government of Spain which assures the link between the different Ministries and with the President of the Government.


The functions of the Minister of the Presidency are the following ones:

  • All those that are entrusted to him by the President of the Government.
  • The presidency of the General Commission of Secretaries of State and Undersecretaries of each Ministry.
  • The secretariat of the Secretaries Commission
  • The exercise of the generic functions of the ministerial post, foreseen on articles 12 and 13 of the Law 6/1997, of Organization and Functioning of the General Administration of the State, and on article 4 of the Law 50/1997, of the Government.

Organic structure[edit]

Under the Minister there are the following units:

  • The Undersecretary of the Presidency
    • Technical Secretariat-Secretariat of the Government
    • DG Relations with the Delegations of the Government in the Autonomous Communities
  • The Secretariat of State of Relations with the Parliament
    • DG Parliamentary Relations
  • The Secretariat of State of Communication
    • DG Communication

Dependent organisms[edit]

List of Ministers[edit]

(1) Undersecretaries of the Presidency


External links[edit]