Public Service Leaders Division

 

Objective

To ensure Ethical Conduct, Transparency and Accountability by Public Service Leaders is enhanced and openly discussed.

Functions

  • To coordinate, register and analyze complaints and allegations against Public Services Leaders.
  •  To liaise with other institutions on good governance.
  • To organize the distribution and receipt of Declaration Forms.
  •  To coordinate the perusal of Public Service Leaders Register of Interest, Assets and Liabilities declared by Public Service Leaders.

The Division has two Sections.

  1. Ethics and Investigation Section; and
  2. Research and Statistics Section ;

Ethics and Investigation Section

This Section will perform the following activities:-

  • To analyse and prepare report of assets and liabilities made by Public Service Leaders as per the identified time deadlines and composition rules;
  • To undertake physical verification of declarations of assets and liabilities of Public Service Leaders;
  • To coordinate investigations of allegations or complaints on breach of the Code of Conduct by Public Service Leaders;
  • To coordinate the perusal of Public Service Leaders Register of Interest, Assets and Liabilities declared by Public Service Leaders;
  • To administer reception of allegations and notifications of breach of the Code of Ethics by Public Service Leaders from members of the Public; and
  • To conduct preliminary investigations into allegations or complaints against any Public Service Leader in relation to compliance to the Code and advice accordingly.

 Research and Statistics Section  

This Section will perform the following activities:-

  • To identify and conduct research on the adherence of the Code of Conduct by Public Service Leaders;
  •  To prepare research reports and advice accordingly;
  • To analyze data on complaints received on the breach of the Code of Conduct by Public Service Leaders and give recommendations; and
  • To establish and update database related to Public Service Leaders and other related information.