The organisation of the Prime Minister’s Office

The Prime Minister’s Office is organized in two departments and four special counsellors.

Secretariat and Cabinet Affairs

The main function of the department is the daily servicing of the Prime Minister, including contact with the press. The department is also responsible for coordinating cabinet affairs including cabinet meetings and various matters concerning ministers and portfolio allocations.


The Administration is responsible for all administrative matters of the Prime Minister’s Office. This includes HR, budget, accounts, IT, the canteen and maintenance of the buldings in Tinganes.

Special Counsellors

  • Economic counsellor
  • Legal and constitutional counsellor
  • Foreign Policy counsellor
  • Domestic Councellor