About the Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions

The Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions is responsible to maintain a safe and just Solomon Islands supported by a constitutionally independent public prosecutions service under the rule of law to deliver an independent, fair and effective prosecution service.

The main functions of the Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions are as follows:

  1. Executive Management
  2. Corporate Services
  3. Prosecution Services
  4. Sector Strengthening and Reform
  5. Prosecution for “Stretim Pipol lo place”

Our Services

Prosecution

  • In the Court of Appeal, High Courts, Magistrate Courts and Provincial Courts
  • General crimes
  • Family related crimes, Domestic violence
  • Sexual offences
  • Corruption, fraud, and all economic crimes
  • Offences under the Penal code and other legislations
  • On behalf of the people of the Solomon Islands, we undertake prosecutions for other Ministries- Marine, Fisheries, etc.

Legal Advice

Community Awareness and Education

  • Provide legal awareness and education about our office and the laws of the country to the people of the Solomon Islands.

Organisational Chart

Physical Address

Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions
P.O. Box 1216,
Honiara.

Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions
Malaita Magistrate Building,
Auki,
Malaita Province.

Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions
Gizo Catholic Diocese Building,
Gizo,
Western Province.

Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions
Kirakira,
Makira and Ulawa Province

Express Directory

Here you will find the direct contact details for relevant staff at the Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions. Please feel free to get in touch should you have any queries you wish to discuss.

DPP 28427 EXT 210 or 212
CLO (Practice Manager) 28427 EXT 215
Magistrates Court Coordinator 28427 EXT 213
Anti-Corruption Unit Coordinator 28427 EXT 208
General Crimes (Kirakira matters) 28427 EXT 218 or 28444
Witness Logistic Officer 28427 EXT 200
Assistance Office Manager (Accounts/AAO) 28444
Office Manager 28444
Auki / Malaita 40004
Gizo / Western 60014

Location

If you’re in the Solomon Islands and wish to visit us, our office location is provided below for your convenience. We look forward to welcoming you.

Physical Address
Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions
Honiara, Solomon Islands.
Mailing Address
P.O. Box 1216, Honiara,
Solomon Islands.
Phone
28958
Email
MAlasia@dpp.gov.sb
Opening Hours
Monday-Friday 8am-4.30pm
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