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04 April 2022 - News "The State Partnership Program will go a long way in building the capacity and readiness of our Defence Sector to meet today’s challenges" - Minister of Defence Uza. Mariya Didi
Minister Mariya was addressing the signing ceremony of the Montana National Guard State Partnership Program
09 March 2022 - News Minister of Defence Uza. Mariya Didi delivers opening remarks at 5th Edition of Colombo Security Conclave
Maldives is hosting the 5th Edition of Colombo Security Conclave
03 March 2022 - News Minister of Defence meets with Aviation Security team from UK Department for Transport
Minister Mariya thanked UK Government for providing expertise in the Aviation Security assessments carried out at Velana Airport
28 February 2022 - News “It is the inherent nature of Maldivians to pursue peace, harmony and friendly cooperation with all nations” - Minister Mariya
Minister Mariya was Chief Guest of Honour at MNDF Marine Corps Special Operations Group Qualification Course Closing Ceremony
15 February 2022 - News UK Minister of State for South and Central Asia, the UN and the Commonwealth Lord Tariq Ahmad of Wimbledon pays courtesy call on Minister of Defence Uza. Mariya Didi
Minister Mariya thanked UK Government for excellent cooperation & assistance over 3 years
15 February 2022 - News Minister of Defence Uza. Mariya Didi meets with Chief of Army Staff of the Bangladesh Army General SM Shafiuddin Ahmed
Discussions focused on ways to further boost cooperation between MNDF and Bangladesh Army including the provision of training opportunities for MNDF officers

Latest from Ministry of Defence

finance-officer-iulaan 2022116 26 May 2022         Job   
SOP for handling documents 23 May 2022         Open Correspondence   
driver-v.felidhoo sea ambulance iulaan 2022113 23 May 2022         Job   
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Service forms

Job Application for MNDF 15 December 2020         Service   
Work carry out permit in security zone 28 June 2020         Service   
Application for permit to operate unmanned aerial vehicles (drones) 28 June 2020         Service   
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Guidance and regulations

Security zone that are maintained by MNDF 05 March 2020         Regulations    
First amendment of Hazardous Chemical Regulation 2019/R-1057 20 February 2020         Regulations    
Hazardous Chemical Regulation 2019/R-1057 19 February 2020         Regulations    
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Publications

SOP for handling documents 23 May 2022         Open Correspondence    
Vaalaai Kaalhu Madhukurun 08 March 2022         Open Correspondence    
Service Charter of Ministry of Defence 12 December 2021         Policy    
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Jobs and Procurements

finance-officer-iulaan 2022116 26 May 2022         Job    
driver-v.felidhoo sea ambulance iulaan 2022113 23 May 2022         Job    
gn. fuvahmulah auxiliary-fireman-iulaan-2022112 22 May 2022         Job    
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Minister


Uza. Mariya Didi

Minister of Defence


Political Appointees

Hassan Zameel

Deputy Minister of Defence


Hussain Nazeef

Director General


Ali Asgar

Director

Senior Management

Ahmed Shaan Mansoor

Permanent Secretary


What the Ministry of Defence does

We are working to build a stronger and more resilient nation for you, together with the 8 institutions and agencies below.

  • Maldives National Defence Force (MNDF): mndf.gov.mv
  • National Counter Terrorism Center (NCTC): nctc.gov.mv
  • Anti-Trafficking in Persons (Anti-TIP) Office
  • Aviation Security Command (AVSECOM): avsecom.gov.mv
  • National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA): ndmc.gov.mv
  • Maldives Immigration: immigration.gov.mv
  • Maldives Customs Service: customs.gov.mv
  • Anti-Trafficking in Persons (Anti-TIP) Office
  • Maldives Hydro graphic Service

Read more about what we do

Right to Information

Information Officer
Ibrahim Faiz
Assistant Director
3322601
admin@defence.gov.mv

Contact us



Office Address

Ministry of Defence
Ameer Ahmed Magu
Male’
Republic of Maldives
Phone
+960 3322601

Messaging Number
+960 7522601

Fax
+960 3325525

Email
admin@defence.gov.mv

Office Hours
Sun - Thu 08:00 - 14:00 (Working hours)



Hotline

Ibrahim Faiz (Information Officer)
+960 9977885


Mohamed Shaan (Communications)
+9609994785