Department of Justice and Constitutional Development (National): Overview

The aim of the Department of Justice and Constitutional Development is to uphold and protect the Constitution and the rule of law; and to render accessible, fair, speedy and cost-effective administration of justice, in the interests of a safer and more secure South Africa. To do this, the Department:

  • Promotes constitutional democracy.
  • Provides appropriate legal services.
  • Manages courts and alternative dispute resolution mechanisms.

WEBSITE: www.justice.gov.za

The content on this page was last updated on 20 May 2014