Vision and Mission
A transformed and accessible justice system which promotes and protects social justice, fundamental human rights and freedom...more
Strategic Plan for the period 2011-2016 (Annual review 2011/12)...more
Departmental Service Charter
The Service Charter sets out the standard of service you can expect from the staff of the Department in the offices of the various Court Centres / Service Points and Master’s Offices. This Charter does not cover the professional functions delivered by the Judiciary or the National Prosecuting Authority, who are independent from the Department, or services provided by people outside the Department, such as non-governmental organisations.
To improve access to justice a large number of departmental forms are now available on our website...more
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) & Cyber Safety
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) on various subjects...more
Cyber Safety: Information on cyber safety, online security, spam and scam emails and examples of fraudulent documents.
Information on general documents (and archived information), highlighted services, International Human Rights Instruments, Treaties and Conventions, as well as Extradition and Mutual Legal Assistance in Criminal Matters Treaties.
Annual reports for the Department, the Guardian's Fund, the President's Fund, amongst others...more
Information on various Commissions...more
Brochures and pamphlets on various subjects...more
Justice Today Newsletter
Official newsletter of the Department of Justice & Constitutional Development...more
Information on various Departmental policies...more
Articles and Info sheets
Articles and info sheets on various subjects...more
Family Advocate, Equality/Discrimination, Recovery of debt, Master of the High Court,
Children and the Law, Adoption, Maintenance and Domestic Violence...more