Mandate

MPMC's functions and mandated responsibilities are derived from the following legislations and existing policies and plans:

Legislations

  • Constitution of the Independent State of Samoa 1960
  • Head of State Act 1965
  • Ministerial Departmental Arrangement Act 2004
  • Public Service Act 2004
  • Public Finance Management Act 2001
  • Immigration Act 2004
  • Passport Act 2008
  • Citizenship Act 2004
  • Honors & Awards Act 1999
  • Media Council Act 2015

Policies & Plans

  • Strategy for the Development of Samoa 2016/17 - 2019/20
  • Public Administration Sector Plan 2013 - 2018
  • Cabinet decisions
  • Corporate Plan 2017 - 2021
  • Annual Management Plans
  • Samoa National Cyber Security Strategy 2016 - 2021
  • Anti-spam Policy 2008
  • Government Internet & Electronic Mail Policy 2016

Our Values

Leading and promoting good governance in all operations

Commitment in providing professional, honest, effective, efficient and faithful service to the government and Samoa

Transparent, impartial and accountable decision making

Respect and courtesy towards everyone

Collaborative and durable working partnerships with all stakeholders

Integrity in all transactions, communications and information

Results driven and time management