about rgd

About Us

The Registrar - General’s Department was established under the Ordinance 1950 during the Colonial days. It became a department of the Ministry of Justice and Attorney General in 1961.

Our aim is to become a highly progressive department that efficiently serves it customers by becoming a highly strategic partner to businesses and stakeholders.

We are also mandated by the Government to ensure an efficient and effective administration of entities inter –alia the registration of businesses, industrial property, marriages, administration of estates, and public trustees, to provide customer friendly services and accurate data for national planning. Registrar General’s Department was established under the Ordinance 1950 during the Colonial days. It became a department of the Ministry of Justice and Attorney General in 1961.

Our aim is to become a highly progressive department that efficiently serves it customers by becoming a highly strategic partner to businesses and stakeholders.

VISION

The Registrar General’s Department seeks to be a highly progressive department that efficiently serves its customers; thereby becoming a strategic partner to all businesses and stakeholders.

MISSION

To ensure efficient and effective administration of statutes relating to inter alia, the registration of Businesses, Industrial Property Rights, Marriages, Administration of Estates, Public Trusts and to provide customer friendly services and accurate data for national planning and economic development for MDA’s and the General Public.