Ministry of the Interior of the Slovak Republic

Ministerstvo vnútra Slovenskej republiky
Contact: Dr Daniel Lipšic Minister
Contact: Dr Maroš Žilinka State Secretary


Pribinova 2, 812 72, Bratislava, Slovakia
421 (0) 2 5094 1111
421 (0) 2 5094 4397

The Ministry of Interior of the Slovak Republic is the central body of state administration responsible for protecting the constitutional system, public order, security of persons and property, protection and administration of the state’s borders, safety and fluency of road traffic, issues relating to weapons and ammunition, private security services, entry to the territory of the Slovak Republic and the stay of foreigners in its territory, identity cards, travel documents and driving licences, refugees and transmigrants, registration of the population, the Police Force and the Fire Fighting and Rescue Corps.

It is also the authority in charge of internal administration, including the territorial and administrative structuring of the Slovak Republic, state symbols, heraldic registry, citizenship, archives and registries, birth, marriage and death registries, organisational assurance of elections to the National Council of the Slovak Republic, organisational assurance of presidential elections, organisational assurance of elections to self-government elections (local elections), organisational assurance of referendums, war graves and small entrepreneurship.