Social Welfare Social Welfare

One of the core functions of the Ministry is the administration and effecting of social grants to senior citizens and citizens with disabilities. This directorate is responsible for the registration of beneficiaries, provision of attestations, and conducting of life certificates. 

Responsibilities of the directorate include make sure that there is an improvement in the total coverage of the social grants to beneficiaries of eligible beneficiaries. 

The Directorate is also responsible for strengthening of social protection systems, improved access to basic social services and spearheading the feasibility of consolidating the social safety nets with relevant stakeholders.

Development of a social protection policy framework.

Department Secretary

Tel: +264 61 4355011/ +264 61 4355016

Service charter files