Comparative study of the role and function of government offices in different countries

Document Type : Original Article


1 Assistant professor

2 Technology Studies Institute

3 phd of public policy



One of the basic duties of the government is to make decisions in order to achieve results and realize the desired political vision. The offices of the government board, which is one of the most important institutions of the executive branch and at the same time the most unknown of them, play an essential role in the decision-making process of the executive branch and perform different roles and functions. The purpose of this research is to compare the offices of the government board in different countries from the perspective of its functions, functions and structure. For this purpose, different countries with different government systems, population, culture, history and political power have been investigated. Relevant data were extracted by referring to the websites of government offices or the website of the government and the executive branch and other related sources. The results show that the office of the government board has operated in different countries with different names such as the office of the board of ministers, the office of the cabinet, the government secretariat, the secretariat of the board of ministers and the general government secretariat, and in terms of law, it is the source of creating the organization of the government board office and the appointment of the secretary of the office and determining the duties and The functions of that office are different according to the requirements of each country.


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Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript
Available Online from 09 March 2024
  • Receive Date: 22 January 2024
  • Revise Date: 22 June 2024
  • Accept Date: 09 March 2024