Office of the Attorney General & Ministry of Legal Affairs

Paul L. Adderley Building
John F. Kennedy Drive
P.O. Box N-3007
Nassau, N.P, The Bahamas
Web Site:
Phone:(242) 322-1141/4 or 502-0400
Fax:(242) 502-0400
(242) 322-2255 (Legal)
(242) 502-0403 (PS)
(242) 322-5921 (Min)
Areas of Responsibility

Department of Legal Affairs
Registrar General's Department
Department of Public Prosecutions

Other Areas of Responsibilities

Legal Advisor to the Government
Drafting and Preparation of Government Legislation
Relations with the Judiciary
Relations with The Bahamas Bar Association
Notaries Public
Constitutional Commission
Law Reform and Revision
Legal Education
Law Report
Registration of Documents 
Registration of Births, Marriages and Deaths
Registration of Companies
Registration of Business Names
Registration of Commission Merchants
Intellectual Property Rights
Relations with the Utilities Regulations and Competition Authority (URCA)
Freedom of Information
Criminal Prosecution 
International Legal Cooperation
Mutual Legal Assistance
Justices of the Peace
Legal Aid
Relations with the Industrial Tribunal

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