The Home Department's statement of purpose is to "use all available resources to build and protect a safe, just and tolerant society for all the people of the Bailiwick."
Mandate & Service-Delivery
The Department has a wide portfolio and covers a diverse range of services and activities. The Department's mandate is delivered through 7 Business Units, or Operational Service Areas:
Guernsey Fire & Rescue Service
Guernsey Probation Service
Guernsey Border Agency
Each of these Operational Service Areas has its own set of operational objectives and its own Service Head. Further information on each of these Operational Service Areas can be obtained by following the related links at the side of this page.
The Home Department is committed to delivering the objectives in the States Strategic Plan endorsed by the States and delivering its mandate.
The Business Plan sets out the Department's primary objectives and priorities over a fixed period, and includes an analysis of any risks that may impact on the Department's ability to meet its responsibilities.
The Department's Business Plan is fully aligned to the States Strategic Plan and can be downloaded from this page.
Criminal Justice Strategy
Domestic Abuse Strategy
Drug & Alcohol Strategy
Secretariat support to Independent Panels
*The Home Department acts as a conduit through which the independent Data Protection Commissioner can approach the States Assembly.
The Central Services Division is located at Les Vardes House in La Charroterie.
Central Services provides centralised support to the Operational Service Areas (HR, IT, Finance) and is the area through which policy, legislation, project management and the Department's additional responsibilities are primarily administered.
The Chief Officer of the Home Department is based at Central Services
Overview of Responsibilities- Police and Fire and Rescue Services - Guernsey Prison - Guernsey Border Agency - Safeguarder Services - Broadcasting - Criminal Justice Strategy - Domestic Abuse Strategy - Drug and Alcohol Strategy - Gambling - Electoral Roll - Emergency Planning - Probation Service - Central Services
Deputy Jonathan P. Le Tocq
Deputy Francis W. Quin
Deputy Michelle K. Le Clerc
Deputy Arrun M. Wilkie
Deputy Mary M.Lowe
Mr Paul Whitfield
Contact DetailsHome Department (Central Services)
Sir Charles Frossard House
St Peter Port
GY1 1FH Tel: +44 1481 717000
Fax: +44 1481 711508
8.30am – 5.00pm, Monday - Friday