The establishment of Integrity Unit in government agencies is in accordance with Service Circular No. 6 Year 2013 effective on 1st January 2013.
The objective of Integrity Unit is to integrate all integrity matters under specific unit in more planning and focusing manner.
The main function of Integrity Unit is to deal with integrity matters in the organization with the responsibility to carry out six (6) core functions stated in the circular as follow;
To ensure the practice of good governance;
b) Integrity Enhancement
To ensure the process of culturing, institutionalising and implementating integrity in the organization;
c) Detection and Verification
i. To detect and verify complaints of crime and violation of code of conduct and ethics of the organization and to ensure appropriate action taken; and
ii. To report crime offences to the relevant enforcement agencies;
d) Complaint Management
To receive and act upon all complaints/information of crimes and violations of code of conduct and ethics in the organization;
To ensure the compliance of laws and regulations in force; and
As a secretariat for Disciplinary Board.