Core Values, Vision and Mission of the Ministry

The Ministry of Justice will ensure that all its efforts are aligned with Jamaica's 2030 Vision and thus will contribute to Jamaica achieving developed country status in the year 2030 as "The place of choice to live, work, raise families and do business"

Vision

The Vision of the MOJ is to be the leader in the development of a modernized justice framework which engenders trust and confidence.

 

Mission

The Mission of the MOJ is: "To contribute to social and economic development of Jamaica through the provision of legal and policy frameworks with which justice services are efficiently and effectively delivered to all".

 

S-ervice

We keep our promises to our customers
We are sensitive to the needs of our internal and external customers
We go the extra mile
We keep agreed time frames

P-rofessionalism

We focus on results
We take ownership of our responsibilities
We keep our knowledge and skills current and relevant
We exercise our initiative when the situation demands it

I-ntegrity

We are trusted and trustworthy
We are honest and open with each other
We are honest and open with the public
We are impartial and non-partisan

R-espect

We value diversity in people
We treat everyone respectfully

I-nnovation

We constantly look for new ways to use resources more efficiently
We are committed to continuous improvement
We challenge the status quo

T-eamwork

We are supportive of each other
We focus on our common purpose and goals
We value each team member's contribution