The Finance Branch is responsible for managing the funding allocation appropriated to it by the Government through its yearly budget process. The Government Accounting System operates on a cash basis meaning that revenue or payments are receipted at the time of receipt or recorded at the time of payment.


The branches objectives are to:

  • Ensure that all financial activities of the Department are in compliance with the Financial Management Act of 1995;
  • Prepare and assist in the submission of the Department’s;
  • Analyse, review and forecast department expenditure and revenues;
  • Prepare monthly, quarterly and yearly financial reports for the Department and the Treasury Department;
  • Prepare and submission of funding requests through Secretary’s Advances;
  • Collect and raise revenue receipts; and
  • Maintain asset and Loss register for the Department.