Government Ministry

Ministry of Industry, Investment and Commerce

Ministry of Industry, Investment and Commerce

Senator The Honourable

Aubyn Hill


The Honourable Dr.

Norman Dunn MP

State Minister

The Permanent Secretary

Sancia Bennett Templer

4 St. Lucia Avenue

Kingston 5

(876) 968-7116 [Phone]

(876) 960-7422 [Fax]

The Ministry of Industry, Investment & Commerce is described as Jamaica’s “Business Ministry.” It’s mandate is to lead the development of policies that will create growth and jobs, while achieving social inclusion and consumer protection. The Ministry, working its stakeholders is primarily responsible for business policy development, monitoring and evaluation, while giving direction and oversight to a cluster of implementing departments and agencies.