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Ministry of the Interior and Safety (South Korea)

The Ministry of the Interior and Safety (Korean행정안전부; Hanja行政安全部, MOIS) is a branch of the Government of South Korea. The headquarters are in Jongno District, Seoul. It is responsible for national administration, management of government organizations, and e-government. Furthermore, it supports local governments in terms of local administration, finance, and regional development to promote greater local autonomy.

Ministry of the Interior and Safety,
Republic of Korea
행정안전부
Haengjeong Anjeonbu
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Emblem of the Ministry of the Interior and Safety
Agency overview
FormedFebruary 28, 1998 (1st)

November 19, 2014 (2nd)

July 26, 2017 (3rd)
Preceding agency
JurisdictionGovernment of South Korea
Headquarters209 Sejong-daero, Jongno-gu, Seoul, South Korea
Ministers responsible
  • Kim Boo-kyum, Minister of the Interior and Safety
  • Shim Bo-kyun, Vice Minister
Websitehttp://www.mois.go.kr/eng/

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