Legal, Contract and Corporate Secretariat Services

 

The Legal, Contract and Corporate Secretariat Services Department provides legal advice to the Central Bank in respect of the administration of the Central Bank Act, Chap. 79:02, the Financial Institutions Act, Chap. 79:09, the Insurance Act, Chap. 84:01, and any other law in relation to the conduct of the Bank's regulatory functions. The Department also provides legal support for the operational initiatives of the Bank in pursuit of its statutory mandate and legal services to all Departments of the Central Bank in the performance of their various business functions.

The Department also gives advice and prepares legal documents relevant to the wide spectrum of Central Bank Departments and staff on a variety of subjects and also gives advice to the Central Bank throughout the legislative reform process to ensure that an adequate framework exists in order to allow for structured development in light of global changes.