Prime Minister's Department (Malaysia)

The Prime Minister's Department (Malay: Jabatan Perdana Menteri, abbreviated JPM) is a federal government ministry in Malaysia. Its objective is "determining the services of all divisions are implemented according to policy, legislation / regulations and current guidelines". It is headed by the Prime Minister of Malaysia followed by other Minister in the Prime Minister's Department. The Department consists of the Prime Minister's Office, the Deputy Prime Minister's Office and more than 50 other government agencies and entities.[1] The Prime Minister's Department was established in July 1957.[2] Its headquarters are in Perdana Putra, Putrajaya.

Prime Minister's Department
Jabatan Perdana Menteri (JPM)
Ministry overview
FormedJuly 1957; 62 years ago (1957-07)
JurisdictionGovernment of Malaysia
HeadquartersPerdana Putra, Federal Government Administrative Centre, 62502 Putrajaya
Employees33,908 (2017)
Annual budgetMYR 15,941,797,300 (2017)
Ministers responsible
Deputy Ministers responsible
Ministry executives
  • Ismail Bakar, Chief Secretary to the Government
  • Mohd Zuki bin Ali, Senior Deputy Secretary-General
  • Zakaria bin Shaaban, Deputy Secretary-General (Management)
  • Zainal Abidin bin Abu Hassan, Deputy Secretary-General (Financial and Development)
Child Ministry


Formerly known as General Administration, Prime Minister’s Department. The Department was organized into an Innovation and Human Resource Management Division, a Finance Division, a Development Division, an Accounts Division, a Management Services Division, an Internal Audit Division, a Corporate Communications Unit Division, an Events Management Division and a Legal Advisor Office Division. All nine (9) divisions are reporting to the Senior Deputy Secretary-General and assisted by the two Deputy Secretary-General which are Deputy Secretary-General (Financial and Development) and Deputy Secretary-General (Management).


  • Prime Minister of Malaysia
    • Minister in the Prime Minister's Department
      • Deputy Minister in the Prime Minister's Department
        • Chief Secretary to the Government
          • Senior Deputy Secretary-General
            • Under the Authority of Senior Deputy Secretary-General
              • Legal Advisor's Office
              • Internal Audit Division
              • 1Malaysia Civil Servants Housing Unit
              • Corporate Communication Unit
              • Integrity Unit
            • Deputy Secretary-General (Financial and Development)
              • Project Development Division
              • Account Division
              • Finance Division
            • Deputy Secretary-General (Management)
              • Innovation and Human Resources Management Division
              • Management Services Division
              • Event Management Division

List of departments and agencies,[3] statutory bodies,[4] companies,[5] foundations,[6] committee,[7] under Prime Minister's Department.

(As of 29 January 2019)

Departments and Agencies (50)Edit

  1. Malaysia Civil Defence Force, or Angkatan Pertahanan Awam Malaysia (APM). (Official site)
  2. National Disaster Management Agency (NADMA), or Agensi Pengurusan Bencana Negara (APBN). (Official site)
  3. Sabah and Sarawak Affairs Division, or Bahagian Hal Ehwal Sabah dan Sarawak.
  4. Legal Affairs Division, or Bahagian Hal Ehwal Undang-Undang (BHEUU). (Official site)
    1. Legal Aid Department, or Jabatan Bantuan Guaman (JBG). (Official site)
    2. Malaysia Department of Insolvency (MdI), or Jabatan Insolvensi Malaysia. (Official site)
  5. Ceremonial and International Conference Secretariat Division, or Bahagian Istiadat dan Urusetia Persidangan Antarabangsa (BIUPA). (Official site)
  6. Cabinet, Constitution and Inter-Government Relation Division, or Bahagian Kabinet, Perlembagaan dan Perhubungan Antara Kerajaan (BKPP). (Official site)
  7. Property and Land Management Division, or Bahagian Pengurusan Hartanah (BPH). (Official site)
  8. Research Division, or Bahagian Penyelidikan.
  9. Protection Division, or Bahagian Perlindungan (UPS). (Official site)
  10. Judicial and Legal Training Institute, or Institut Latihan Kehakiman dan Perundangan (ILKAP). (Official site)
  11. National Palace, or Istana Negara. (Official site)
  12. Department of Federal Territory Islamic Affairs, or Jabatan Agama Wilayah Persekutuan (JAWI). (Official site)
  13. National Audit Department, or Jabatan Audit Negara. (Official site)
  14. Syariah Judiciary Department Malaysia, or Jabatan Kehakiman Syariah Malaysia (JKSM). (Official site)
    1. Sabah Syariah Judiciary Department Malaysia, or Jabatan Kehakiman Syariah Malaysia Negeri Sabah
  15. Malaysia Department of Islamic Development, or Jabatan Kemajuan Islam Malaysia (JAKIM). (Official site)
    1. Department of Awqaf, Zakat and Haji, or Jabatan Wakaf, Zakat dan Haji (JAWHAR). (Official site)
    2. Islamic Dakwah Foundation of Malaysia, or Yayasan Dakwah Islamiah Malaysia (YADIM). (Official site)
    3. Malaysian Islamic Economic Development Foundation, or Yayasan Pembangunan Ekonomi Islam (YaPEIM). (Official site)
    4. Malaysian Awqaf Foundation, or Yayasan Waqaf Malaysia (YWM). (Official site)
    5. Alhijrah Media Corporation, or Perbadanan Media Alhijrah. (Official site)
    6. Institute of Islamic Understanding, or Institiut Kefahaman Islam Malaysia (IKIM). (Official site)
  16. Department of Orang Asli Development or Jabatan Kemajuan Orang Asli (JAKOA). (Official site)
  17. Attorney General's Chambers (AGC), or Jabatan Peguam Negara. (Official site)
  18. Department of Federal Territory Syariah Prosecution, orJabatan Pendakwaan Syariah Wilayah Persekutuan
  19. Public Service Department (PSD), or Jabatan Perkhidmatan Awam Malaysia (JPA). (Official site)
  20. Department of National Unity and Integration, or Jabatan Perpaduan Negara dan Integrasi Nasional (JPNIN). (Official site)
  21. Advisory Board, or Lembaga Penasihat (LP). (Official site)
  22. Federal Territory Syariah Court, or Mahkamah Syariah Wilayah Persekutuan (MSWP). (Official site)
  23. National Security Council, or Majlis Keselamatan Negara (MKN). (Official site)
  24. Parliament of Malaysia, or Parlimen Malaysia. (Official site)
  25. Chief Government Security Office (CGSO), or Pejabat Ketua Pegawai Keselamatan Kerajaan (KPKK). (Official site)
  26. Office of the Chief Registrar Federal Court of Malaysia, or Pejabat Ketua Pendaftar Mahkamah Persekutuan Malaysia. (Official site)
  27. Federal Territory Mufti's Office, or Pejabat Mufti Wilayah Persekutuan. (Official site)
  28. Office of the Keeper of the Rulers' Seal of the Conference of Rulers', or Pejabat Penyimpan Mohor Besar Raja-Raja Malaysia. (Official site)
  29. Office of the Former Prime Minister Secretariat Office, or Pejabat Urusetia Bekas Perdana Menteri Malaysia.
    1. Secretariat Office of Tun Dr. Mahathir Mohamad, or Pejabat Urusetia YAB Tun Dr. Mahathir Mohamad.
    2. Secretariat Office of Tun Abdullah Haji Ahmad Badawi, or Pejabat Urusetia YAB Tun Abdullah Ahmad Badawi
    3. Secretariat Office of Dato' Sri Mohd Najib bin Tun Abdul Razak, or Pejabat Urus Setia YAB Dato' Sri Mohd Najib bin Tun Abdul Razak
  30. National Governance, Integrity and Anti-Corruption Center, or Pusat Governans, Integriti dan Anti-Rasuah Nasional (GIACC). (Official site)
    1. Public Complaints Bureau (PCB), or Biro Pengaduan Awam (BPA). (Official site)
    2. Enforcement Agency Integrity Commission (EAIC), or Suruhanjaya Integriti Agensi Penguatkuasaan (SIAP). (Official site)
    3. The Malaysia Institute of Integrity, or Institut Integriti Malaysia (IIM). (Official site)
  31. Asian International Arbitration Centre (AIAC), or Pusat Timbang Tara Asia Serantau. (Official site)
  32. Malaysian Administrative Modernisation and Management Planning Unit (MAMPU), or Unit Pemodenan Tadbiran dan Perancangan Pengurusan Malaysia. (Official site)
  33. Implementation Coordination Unit (ICU), or Unit Penyelarasan Pelaksanaan. (Official site)
  34. Federal Territories Land Executive Committee Secretariat, or Urusetia Jawatankuasa Kerja Tanah Wilayah Persekutuan (UJKT). (Official site)
  35. Malaysian Indian Society Transformation Unit, or Unit Transformasi Masyarakat India Malaysia (MITRA).

Statutory Bodies (12)Edit

  1. Pilgrimage Fund Board, or Lembaga Tabung Haji (LTH). (Official site)
  2. Federal Territory Islamic Religious Council, or Majlis Agama Islam Wilayah Persekutuan (MAIWP). (Official site)
  3. Judicial Appointments Commission (JAC), or Suruhanjaya Perlantikan Kehakiman (SPK). (Official site)
  4. Election Commission of Malaysia (EC), or Suruhanjaya Pilihan Raya Malaysia (SPR). (Official site)
  5. Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC), or Suruhanjaya Pencegahan Rasuah Malaysia (SPRM). (Official site)
  6. Public Services Commission of Malaysia (PSC), or Suruhanjaya Perkhidmatan Awam Malaysia (SPA). (Official site)
  7. Education Service Commission Malaysia (ESC), or Suruhanjaya Perkhidmatan Pelajaran Malaysia (SPP). (Official site)
  8. Judicial and Legal Service Commission Malaysia, or Suruhanjaya Perkhidmatan Kehakiman dan Perundangan
  9. Human Rights Commission of Malaysia (HRC), or Suruhanjaya Hak Asasi Manusia Malaysia (SUHAKAM). (Official site)
  10. Raja-Raja and the Yang di-Pertua-Yang di-Pertua Negeri Higher Studies Scholarship Fund Board, or Kumpulan Wang Biasiswa Pengajian Tinggi Raja-Raja dan Yang di-Pertua Yang di-Pertua Negeri. (Official site)
  11. Langkawi Development Authority, or Lembaga Pembangunan Langkawi (LADA). (Official site)
  12. Hindu Endowments Board State Pulau Penang, or Lembaga Wakaf Hindu Negeri Pulau Pinang

Under the Companies Act (7)Edit

  1. Khazanah Nasional Berhad (Khazanah) (Official site)
  2. Malaysian Industry-Government Group for High Technology (MiGHT). (Official site)
  3. Petroliam Nasional Berhad (PETRONAS). (Official site)
  4. Bumiputera Investment Foundation, or Yayasan Pelaburan Bumiputera
    1. Permodalan Nasional Berhad (PNB). (Official site)
  5. Perbadanan Nasional Berhad (PNS). (Official site)
  6. Perbadanan Usahawan Nasional Berhad (PUNB). (Official site)

Foundations (1)Edit

  1. National Legal Aid Foundation, or Yayasan Bantuan Guaman Kebangsaan (YBGK).

Committee (2)Edit

  1. Governance, Government Procurement and Finance Committee, or Jawatankuasa Siasatan Tadbir Urus, Perolehan dan Kewangan Kerajaan
  2. Secretariat of Special Committee for Review of Law and Election Travel Affairs, or Sekretariat Jawatankuasa Khas Untuk Menyemak Semula Undang-undang dan Urusan Perjalanan Pilihan Raya

See alsoEdit


  1. ^ "Government Directory: Prime Minister's Department". Office of the Prime Minister of Malaysia. 8 July 2011. Retrieved 28 July 2011.
  2. ^ "History of Prime Minister's Department" (PDF). Office of the Prime Minister of Malaysia. Retrieved 28 July 2011.
  3. ^ "Departments and Agencies under Prime Minister's Department". Prime Minister's Department. Retrieved 29 January 2019.
  4. ^ "Statutory Bodies under Prime Minister's Department". Prime Minister's Department. Retrieved 29 January 2019.
  5. ^ "Companies under Prime Minister's Department". Prime Minister's Department. Retrieved 29 January 2019.
  6. ^ "Foundations under Prime Minister's Department". Prime Minister's Department. Retrieved 29 January 2019.
  7. ^ "Committee under Prime Minister's Department". Prime Minister's Department. Retrieved 29 January 2019.

External linksEdit

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