Ministry of Justice

Latest from the Ministry of Justice

  1. Amending the Advocates’ Graduated Fee Scheme
  2. Strengthening probation, building confidence consultation events and materials
  3. Prison population figures: 2018

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What the Ministry of Justice does

The Ministry of Justice is a major government department, at the heart of the justice system. We work to protect and advance the principles of justice. Our vision is to deliver a world-class justice system that works for everyone in society.

MOJ is a ministerial department, supported by 33 agencies and public bodies.

Read more about what we do

Our policies

Documents

Our announcements

  1. Appointment of the Chair of the Parole Board
  2. Michael Spurr leaving role as Chief Executive of HMPPS
  3. See all announcements

Our consultations

  1. Amending the Advocates’ Graduated Fee Scheme
  2. Reform of the legal requirements for divorce
  3. See all consultations

Our statistics

  1. Prison population figures: 2018
  2. Knife and offensive weapon sentencing quarterly: April to June 2018
  3. See all statistics

Our ministers

Our management

Richard Heaton
Richard Heaton
Permanent Secretary
Matthew Coats
Ministry of Justice, Chief Operating Officer
Mike Driver
Chief Financial Officer and Head of the Government Finance Function
Mark Sweeney
Director General, Justice and Courts Policy Group
Mark Rawlinson
Lead Non-executive
Liz Doherty
Non-executive
Nick Campsie
Non-executive
Shirley Cooper
Non-executive
Justin Russell
Director General, Offender Reform and Commissioning Group
Susan Acland-Hood
Chief Executive and Board member, HM Courts & Tribunals Service

Contact MOJ

General enquiries

102 Petty France
London
SW1H 9AJ
United Kingdom

Telephone

0203 334 3555

DX

152380 Westminster 8

The general enquiries phone line is open Monday to Friday, from 9am to 5pm.

Personal data requests

Use this link to request your personal data from the Ministry of Justice

Make an FOI request

  1. Read about the Freedom of Information (FOI) Act and how to make a request.
  2. Check our previous releases to see if we’ve already answered your question.
  3. Make a new request by contacting us using the details below.

Freedom of Information requests

Disclosure team
Postal Point 10.38, Floor 10
102 Petty France
London
SW1H 9AJ
United Kingdom

Corporate information

Jobs and contracts

  1. Working for MOJ
  2. Procurement at MOJ
  3. Jobs

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