Departments and units 

 

There are four departments at the Ministry of Justice: Department for Democracy and Public Law, Department for Private Law and Administration of Justice, Department for Criminal Policy and Criminal Law, and Department for Administration and Oversight. In addition, there is the Management Support and Core Services, which is outside the departmental division.

Department for Democracy and Public Law

  • Democracy and Elections
  • Public Law
  • Autonomy and Equality
  • EU Law and Data Protection

Department for Private Law and Administration of Justice

  • International Judicial Assistance
  • Legal Protection Services
  • Court Affairs
  • Civil Law
  • Private Law and Insolvency

Department for Criminal Policy and Criminal Law

  • Criminal Procedure
  • Criminal Law
  • Crime Prevention and Sanctions

Department for Administration and Oversight

  • Oversight
  • Human Resources
  • Information Management
  • Assistant Services

Management Support and Core Functions

  • Management Support
  • Media and Communications
  • EU and International Affairs
  • Legal Revision and Development of Legislation
  • Director of Development
  • Director of Internal Audit