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"


“To be the regional leader in facilitating effective access to justice for all.”

Mission Statement

“To deliver quality service and effective access to justice for all by establishing a robust GOJ legislative framework and the provision of Justice services through our first-class justice systems and partnerships.”


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


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


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


We value diversity in people
We treat everyone respectfully


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


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