About Us

What We Do


The OSC is the secretariat for four (4) Services Commissions:

  • The Public Service Commission
  • The Police Service Commission
  • The Judicial Service Commission
  • The Local Government Services Commissions

Additionally, the OSC provides stenotype services (that is the recording and production of verbatim notes) for national commissions of enquiry, disciplinary enquiries, and the Gun Court.


Our Vision

To be recognized and respected as the key partner in ensuring that merit becomes the cornerstone for Human Resource Management decisions in the Jamaica Government Service.


Our Mission

To uphold the principle of merit in the appointment, development and discipline of public servants through processes that are transparent and fair.