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The Cabinet is the main body that controls policy and coordinates activities of governmental departments. It is chaired by the Prime Minister and consists of most of the ministerial heads of departments, as well as some additional members. The Cabinet consists of politicians who are aided by a body of civil servants. Decision-making is not confined to the Cabinet; Cabinet Committees can play an important role in deliberations.
Members of the Cabinet - Second Holness Administration
As of 26 March 2018

During the regular meeting of the Cabinet on Monday, 26 March 2018, Prime Minister Holness informed his Cabinet colleagues of adjustments to the Cabinet.

Post Member

Prime Minister and Minister of Defence, Economic Growth and Job Creation

The Most Hon. Andrew HOLNESS, MP

Minister of National Security

Dr the Hon. Horace CHANG, MP

Minister without Portfolio in the Office of the Prime Minister

Hon. Derrick SMITH, MP

Minister without Portfolio in the Office of the Prime Minister

Hon. Daryl VAZ, MP

Minister of Foreign Affairs

Senator the Hon. Kamina JOHNSON SMITH

Minister of Finance and Public Service Dr the Hon. Nigel CLARKE

Minister of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture, and Fisheries

Hon. Audley SHAW, MP

Minister without portfolio in the Ministry of Finance and the Public Servicev

Hon. Fayval WILLIAMS, MP

Minister of State in the Ministry of National Security

Hon. Rudyard SPENCER, MP

Economic Growth and Job Creation

Hon. Karl SAMUDA, MP

Minister without Portfolio in the Ministry of Industry, Commerce and Agriculture

Hon. JC HUTCHINSON, MP

Minister of Transport and Mining

Hon. Robert MONTAGUE, MP

Minister of State in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade

Senator the Hon. Pearnel CHARLES Jr.

Minister of Justice

Hon. Delroy CHUCK, MP

Minister of Education, Youth and Information

Senator the Hon. Ruel REID

Minister of State in the Ministry of Education, Youth and Information

Hon. Floyd GREEN, MP

Minister of Energy, Science and Technology

Hon. Andrew WHEATLEY, MP

Minister of Local Government

Hon. Desmond MCKENZIE, MP

Minister without Portfolio in the Office of the Prime Minister

Hon. Mike HENRY, MP

Minister of Tourism

Hon. Edmund BARTLETT

Minister of Health

Dr. the Hon. Christopher TUFTON, MP

Minister of Labour and Social Security

Hon. Shahine ROBINSON, MP

Minister of Entertainment, Sport, Culture and Gender

Hon. Olivia “Babsy” GRANGE, MP

Attorney General

Mrs. Marlene Malahoo FORTE, MP

Minister of State in the Ministry of Culture, Gender, Entertainment and Sports Hon. Alando TERRELONG, MP
Minister of State in the Ministry of Labour and Social Security Hon. Zavia MAYNE, MP

As of 7 March 2016

Post Member

Prime Minister and Minister of Defence, Economic Growth and Job Creation

The Most Hon. Andrew HOLNESS, MP

Minister without Portfolio in the Office of the Prime Minister

Hon. Horace CHANG, MP

Minister without Portfolio in the Office of the Prime Minister

Hon. Derrick SMITH, MP

Minister without Portfolio in the Office of the Prime Minister

Hon. Daryl VAZ, MP

Minister of Foreign Affairs

Senator the Hon. Kamina JOHNSON SMITH

Minister of Finance and Public Service

Hon. Audley SHAW, MP

Minister of State in Ministry of Finance and Public Service

Hon. Fayval WILLIAMS, MP

Minister of State in Ministry of Finance and Public Service

Hon. Rudyard SPENCER, MP

Minister of Industry, Commerce and Agriculture

Hon. Karl SAMUDA, MP

Minister without Portfolio in the Ministry of Industry, Commerce and Agriculture

Hon. JC HUTCHINSON, MP

Minister of National Security

Hon. Robert MONTAGUE, MP

Minister of State in the Ministry of National Security

Senator the Hon. Pearnel CHARLES Jr.

Minister of Justice

Hon. Delroy CHUCK, MP

Minister of Education, Youth and Information

Senator the Hon. Ruel REID

Minister of State in the Ministry of Education, Youth and Information

Hon. Floyd GREEN, MP

Minister of Energy, Science and Technology

Hon. Andrew WHEATLEY, MP

Minister of Local Government

Hon. Desmond MCKENZIE, MP

Minister of Transport and Mining

Hon. Mike HENRY, MP

Minister of Tourism

Hon. Edmund BARTLETT

Minister of Health

Dr. the Hon. Christopher TUFTON, MP

Minister of Labour and Social Security

Hon. Shahine ROBINSON, MP

Minister of Entertainment, Sport, Culture and Gender

Hon. Olivia “Babsy” GRANGE, MP

Attorney General

Mrs. Marlene Malahoo FORTE, MP

Previous Cabinets

Second Simpson-Miller Administration

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