The Ministry of Home Affairs and Immigration in the Kingdom of Swaziland is custodian, protector and verifier of the identity and status of citizens and other persons resident in the Kingdom. This makes it possible for people to realize their rights and access benefits and opportunities in both the public and private domains. It should also be noted that the Ministry controls, regulates and facilitates immigration and the movement of persons through the Kingdom’s formal ports of entry. Currently government is working towards achieving the provision of civics and immigration services at foreign missions; and determines the status of asylum seekers and refugees in accordance with international obligations. While in the quest of achieving the above the Ministry is making a significant contribution to ensuring national security, enabling economic development and promoting good international relations.
The Mission of the Ministry of Home Affairs is to provide quality service pertaining to Immigration, Citizenship, Public Holidays, Refugees, National Celebrations, Non-Governmental Organizations, Registration of Births, Marriages and Deaths and lastly assigning of Personal Identity Numbers as well as issuance of National Identity Cards.
The Ministry is committed to serve the nation, be patriotric professional and having integrity while working towards the elimination of corruption within its various centres nation-wide.