Security Security

Security

The Security Services of Namibia, being both the Police and the Military, have the principle aim of ensuring your safety and security.

Defence Force

Police Force

Home Affairs and Immigration

Article 118 of the Constitution of the Republic of Namibia provides for the establishment by the Act of Parliament a Namibian Defence Force with prescribed composition, powers, duties and procedures in order to defend the territory and national interest of Namibia. Article 115 of the Constitution of the Republic of Namibia provides for the establishment by the Act of Parliament a Namibian police force with prescribed powers, duties and procedures in order to secure the internal security of Namibia and to maintain law and order. In terms of Entries No. 1 and 2 of List in the Seventh Schedule to the Constitution of Namibia, 'public order' and 'police' are the responsibilities of States. At the same time, Article 355 of the Constitution of Namibia casts a duty on the Union to protect every State against external aggression.