Welcome to Judicial Service Commission

Welcome to Judicial Service Commission
Message from the Chairperson

Chairperson

Welcome to the Judicial Service Commission Website.

On behalf of the Judicial Service Commission, I warmly welcome you to this website; which is intended to form a Backbone for information sharing on JLOS institutions. The Judicial Service Commission is a Constitutional body established under Article 146 of the Constitution of the Republic of Uganda, 1995. The Commission is composed of 9 members with powers to facilitate improving the efficiency and effectiveness of Justice administration in Uganda. The Commissioners are drawn from persons of integrity and unquestionable character. This website provides information on the composition, functions and mandate of the Commission as well as information on the Commission Secretariat and Departments.

The website is designed as an easy-to-use informative tool which will work towards fulfilling the JSC Vision of 'Establishing an effective and efficient Judiciary and contributing to the promotion of law and order.'

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Disciplinary Committee Sessions

The JSC held a retreat from 24th to 30th November 2013 in Jinja district to clear case backlog

 
What's New?
  • Judicial Service Commission Advertisement No. 1 of 2014

Applications are invited from suitable and eligible Ugandans to fill  vacant posts currently available in the Courts of Judicature.
Applications should be submitted, in triplicate, to the Secretary, Judicial Service Commission, Farmers’ House,
P. O Box 7679 Kampala and be received not later than 30th April 2014.

Download a copy of the detailed Advert  here.

  • Judicial Service Commission Notice No. 2 of 2014 (3rd April, 2014)

12 Successful applicants have been offered appointment as Magistrates Grade One, in the Courts of Judicature. Each applicant is requested to sign for his or her notification letter of the offer of appointment from the Registry of the Judicial Service Commission, as soon as possible.

Please click here to Download a copy of the list of successful applicants.

  • Judicial Service Commission Notice No. 1 of 2014  (5th March,2014)

17 Successful applicants have been offered appointment as Magistrates Grade One, in the Courts of Judicature. Each applicant is requested to sign for his or her notification letter of the offer of appointment from the Registry of the Judicial Service Commission, as soon as possible.

Please click here to Download a copy of the list of successful applicants.

 

  • External Advertisement No. 2 of 2013

Applications are invited from suitable and eligible Ugandans to fill a vacant post currrently available in the Industrial Court.

Download a copy of the detailed job advert here.

 

  • Public Notice on the removal from Office of a Magistrate, in the Courts of Judicature

The Judicial Service Commission (JSC), has,in exercise of its powers, under Article 148 of the Constitution of the Republic of Uganda, Dismissed an Officer from the Judicial Service. Please click here to Download a copy of the detailed Notice.

 

  • External Advertisement No. 1 of 2013

Applications are invited from suitable and eligible Ugandans to fill vacant posts currently available in the Courts of Judicature.

Download a copy of the detailed job advert  here.

  • Public Notice on the removal from Office of Magistrates, in the Courts of Judicature

The Judicial Service Commission (JSC) has, in exercise of its powers, under Article 148 of the Constitution of the Republic of Uganda,    Dismissed, Retired in Public Interest and Directed the Interdiction of some Officers from the Judicial Service. Please Click here to Download a copy of the   detailed Notice.

  • Invitation for Expressions of Interest (Office of The Chief Justice)

Following the vacancy in the Office Of the Chief Justice of the Republic of Uganda, the Judicial Service Commission(JSC) has commenced the   process of identifying persons suitable to occupy that Office. Click here to download a copy of the detailed Invitation.

  • Further to the Notices dated 7th May 2012; 3rd September 2012 ,4th October 2012 and 19th February,2013 ;  one(1) other candidate was successful and has been offered appointment as Magistrates Grade One Scale U4 in the Courts of Judicature. Download the Notice. The applicant is requested to immediately pick her notification letter of the offer of Appointment from the Registry of the Judicial Service Commission.
  • Launch of the Client Service Charter for the Judicial Service Commission: The Client Service Charter for the Judicial Service Commission was  launched on Tuesday 12th March ,2013  at Hotel Africana by the Chairperson of the Judicial Service Commission, Hon. Justice James Ogoola Munange. Please click here to download a copy of the Client Service Charter.
  • Internal Advert: Applications are invited from suitably qualified Judicial Officers to fill two(2) vacant posts existing in the Courts of Judicature. To Download a copy of the Advert, please click here. Applications to be filled in triplicate on PSC Form 3 (1972) should be submitted to the Secretary,Judicial Service Commission, Plot 6/7 Parliament Avenue, Farmers House, Ground Floor, Kampala to be received not later than 11th March 2013.

 

  • Further to the Notices dated 7th May 2012; 3rd September 2012 and 4th October 2012;  four(4) other candidates were successful and have been offered appointment as Magistrates Grade One Scale U4 in the Courts of Judicature. Download the list of successful Applicants. Each applicant is requested to immediately pick his/her notification letter of the offer of Appointment from the Registry of the Judicial Service      Commission.