The Ministry of State Administration is comprised of nine directorates. Each of the nine directorates is responsible for different areas of state administration. A short summary of each of their responsibilities is below.
National Directorate Local Administration: Responsible for the administration of districts and sub-districts.
National Directorate Finance and Administration: Responsible for preparing the annual action plan, and the preparation and management of the Ministry's budget.
National Directorate Local Development and Territorial Management: Coordinates the decentralization process and local government reforms.
National Directorate Assistance to Suco Administration: Supports Suco (village) Administration, including the building of Suco offices and the holding of a national Suco competition.
Technical Secretariat for Elections Administration: An independent body responsible for organizing and supervising national and local elections (separate website).
National Institute for Public Administration: An independent body responsible for the professional development of the public service and training of local authorities.
National Printers: Responsible for the printing of public documents, such as the Journal of the Republic.
National Archives: Responsible for archiving and rpeserving official documents.