Exchequer Services Management
The Payroll Section is responsible for all payroll activities and includes all process required to pay salaries and wages in accordance with Ministry of Finance and Economic Management (MFEM) Act, subsidiary financial legislations and other statutory laws governed by each employment authorities. We are responsible for paying over 5000 government employees as employed within each government line agencies. The Payroll Section is dedicated to ensuring that all employees are paid in a timely and accurate manner, while meeting all financial and legal requirements. Our staff is committed to providing excellent service to all government employees, while focusing on future processes and service of improvements. The Payroll Section is a part of the Department of Finance and Treasury and is located on the ground floor of the Government Building.
Policy and Legal Framework
In determining whether to make a payment, the Payment Section adheres to established government staff rules policies and legal statutory requirements as set out in Employment Act [CAP 160] and respective legislations such as the Official Salaries Act, Public Services Act, Police Services Act, Judicial and Courts Act and Teaching Services Act.