Ministry of Interior (Cambodia)

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Ministry of Interior
Ministry of Interior Cambodia.png
Agency overview
Jurisdiction Cambodia
Headquarters 275 Preah Norodom Blvd. Chamkarmon, Phnom Penh, 12301 Cambodia
Minister responsible
Deputy Minister responsible
Ministry of Interior in Phnom Penh

The Ministry of the Interior (Khmer: ក្រសួងមហាផ្ទៃ; Krasuong Mohapatey) is the Interior Ministry of the Kingdom of Cambodia. The ministry has a broad mandate and is responsible for public administration throughout Cambodia's 24 provinces and 186 districts. The Ministry governs the Cambodian National Police and the administration of the law enforcement; including the police academy, police training, judicial police, anti-drug efforts, border police and prison administration.

The Ministry liaises with ASEAN law enforcement offices and with Interpol.[1]

As of 2008 the Minister of Interior was Deputy Prime Minister Sar Kheng, assisted by 6 secretaries of state and 4 under-secretaries of state.[2]


Head Minister: Deputy Prime Minister Sar Kheng

Assistant ministers' offices[edit]

These offices are headed by an Assistant Minister:[3]

  • Ministry of Interior, National Police Affairs.
  • Ministry of Interior, Administrative Affairs.
  • Ministry of Interior, Jurist Council, Inspection Policies, Administration, and Police Affairs.


These departments are headed by an Undersecretary of State and an Assistant Minister:

  • Ministry of Interior, Department of Security, Logistic and Training (except personnel department), Judicial Police, Intervention, and Anti-Narcotics.
  • Ministry of Interior, Department of Public Orders, Border Police, Tourism Police, and Interpol Bureau.
  • Ministry of Interior, Department of General and Local Administrations
  • Ministry of Interior, Departments of Prison and Policies
  • Ministry of Interior, Department of International Relations and ASEAN, Information, Publicity and Instruction.

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Ministry of Interior, Domain Responsibility
  2. ^ Ministry of Interior website, Domains of Responsibility, retrieved 16/11/08. [1]
  3. ^ Ministry of Interior, Domain Responsibility

External links[edit]