Government of Tonga


If any of you lacks wisdom, let him ask God, who gives generously to all without reproach, and it will be given him.
James 1:5

Policy tip of the week


Public service commission

    • The Public Service Commission was established on 01 July 2003 through the enactment of the Public Service Act 2002
    • We are the Central HR Agency for Government as act an advisor to the Prime Minister on all HR matters

The Commissioners

    • The Commission oversees the Public Service through the stipulations of Section 6 of the Public Service Act 2020
    • It is chaired by Mr. Simione Sefanaia with the support of four (4) Commissioners, namely Mr. Sinilau Kolokihakaufisi, Mr. Posesi Bloomfield, Mr. Kaveinga Tuítahi and Ms. Éleni Mone

The Office

    • The Public Service Act 2020 stipulates that a Chief Executive Officer shall be appointed to oversee and provide support services to the Commission
    • Dr. Lia Maka is the CEO of the Commission and provides executive leadership and management of the day-to-day actives of the Office

Our Work Programs

    • Leadership & Senior Executive Services
    • Legal, Policy & Investigation
    • Workforce Development
    • Oversight
    • Human Resources Management
    • Remuneration
    • Performance Development