Message from the Minister

Welcome to the official website of the Ministry of Justice of the Republic of Somaliland.

Justice is the key to development, which is crucial for the development of the society. Our goal is to nurture future generations to become citizens who are socially responsible and equipped with a sense of national identity, love for Somaliland and international perspectives. Every day we work hand in hand with police, courts, grassroots and other stakeholders to improve the country’s justice system.

This website has been upgraded to provide all interested end users with up-to-date and resourceful information about the services and ongoing operations of Ministry of Justice. Through this website, we intend to stay connected and continuously communicate with everyone to guarantee a positive and satisfying working relationship.

Ministry of Justice is committed to working together and finding new and innovative ways to best deliver our services and mandated functions to attain our corporate vision “A secure and peaceful Somaliland where the rule of law prevails and justice is accessible to all “. It is our mission “To provide effective, efficient and excellent public safety and legal services” to the people of Somaliland and to all our key stakeholders. Most importantly, in our daily work and all that we do, we will standby and instill the following fundamental values and principles to guide the execution of our work: Equity, Integrity, Respect, Accessibility, Efficiency & Effectiveness, Empowerment, Innovation, Accountability and Partnership.

I hope that you will find useful materials by visiting this website, which contains a wealth of information including the Ministry’s organizational structure, policy highlights and updates on various services and activities.  Your comments and suggestions are most welcome.

Thank you.

Mustafe Mohamuud Ali Bile 

Minister of Justice

Republic of Somaliland