As the Government Legal Adviser, a role undertaken by AGC’s Civil Division, it is responsible for:
Providing legal advice to the Ministries and Organs of State on a wide spectrum of issues such as:
Drafting and vetting contracts and legal documents such as:
Representing the Government in international initiatives which have an impact on domestic law, such as:
Representing the Singapore Government in court proceedings instituted by or against the Government, and in negotiations and dispute resolution hearings relating to:
Representing the Singapore Government in disciplinary inquiries against public officers.
Acting as the Protector of Charities.