National Agency of Ukraine for Civil Service

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National Agency of Ukraine for Civil Service
Національне агентство України з питань державної служби
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Agency overview
Formed2 April 1994
Preceding agency
  • Main Department of the State Service (1994-2011)
Jurisdiction Government of Ukraine
Headquarters Kiev
Agency executives
Child agencies
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The National Agency of Ukraine for Civil Service (Natsderzhsluzhba) (Ukrainian : Національне агентство України з питань державної служби) is a central executive government institution, established for developing and implementing of coherent policy and functional administration of civil service. The agency is supervised and coordinated by the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine through the Secretariat of the Cabinet (formerly Ministry of the Cabinet of Ministers). In July 2011 the agency was reorganized into an independent body with a special status.


The institution of Civil Service of Ukraine was established by the Law of Ukraine "On Civil Service" which came into the force on 1 January 1994. The Law regulates public relations embracing activity of the state on creation of legal, organizational, economic, social conditions for citizens of Ukraine to realize their right for civil service. It determines the general principles of activity and the status of civil servants.

The Civil Service is a mechanism to ensure the stability, reliability of constitutional order and make state management well established, competent and professional. As a part of power hierarchy it serves as a major factor for establishment of civilized state order, integration of all power branches and creation of professional team for work in state administration bodies. Civil servants are appealed for professional execution of practical tasks for ensuring social and political as well as legal ground for relations between citizens and state institutions. The agency is composed of 6 structural divisions with 121 civil servants.

Main functions

Internal structure


Subsidiary institutions:

HRM at civil service

Draft Law of Ukraine 'On Civil Service' (revised version)

Key priorities of the civil service development

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