Ministry of Home Affairs (Singapore)

The Ministry of Home Affairs (abbreviation: MHA; Chinese: 内政部; Malay: Kementerian Ehwal Dalam Negeri; Tamil: உள்துறை அமைச்சு) is a ministry of the Government of Singapore responsible for national security, public safety, civil defence, border control, and immigration. It is also known as the Home Team.

Ministry of Home Affairs
Agency overview
Formed1959
JurisdictionGovernment of Singapore
HeadquartersNew Phoenix Park, 28 Irrawaddy Road, Singapore 329560
1°19′25.91″N 103°50′41.64″E
MottoGuardians of Singapore
Employees28,144 (2018)[1]
Annual budget S$6.74 billion (2019)[1]
Ministers responsible
Agency executives
  • Pang Kin Keong[2], Permanent Secretary
  • Chew Hock Yong[3], Permanent Secretary (Home Affairs Development)
  • Raja Kumar s/o Thamby Rajah, Deputy Secretary (International and Training)
  • Puah Kok Keong, Deputy Secretary (Policy)
  • Chan Tsan, Deputy Secretary (Development)
Child agencies
Websitewww.mha.gov.sg