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This classification includes institutions that are regulators of the various sectors of the economy. Regulators are defined as institutions that have the legal authority and responsibility for establishing rules and restrictions, licensing, monitoring compliance and sanctioning a sector of the economy, both public and private.

  • Energy Commission
  • Food & Drugs Board
  • Ghana Standards Board
  • Ghana Tourist Board
  • Medical and Dental Council
  • National Accreditation Board
  • National Board for Professional and Technical Exams
  • National Media Commission
  • Nurses and Midwives Council
  • Pharmacy Council
  • Postal and Courier Regulatory Commission
  • Public Procurement Agency
  • Public Services Commission*
  • Public Utilities Regulatory Commission
  • Veterinary Council


This classification includes institutions that have been determined to have the capacity to be fully self- financing and are to be completely commercialized. It also includes those that receive full or partial subvention from the Consolidated Fund. It is expected that over time the only institutions that will remain in this service classification are those that continue to be fully or are partially subvented by Government.
  • Central Region Development Commission (CEDECOM)
  • Community Water and Sanitation Agency
  • Divestiture Implementation Committee
  • Fisheries Commission
  • Folklore Board
  • Forestry Commission
  • Ghana Broadcasting Corporation
  • Ghana Cooperative Council
  • Ghana Export Promotion Council
  • Ghana Highway Authority
  • Ghana Investment Promotion Centre
  • Ghana Meteorological Agency
  • Ghana Museums and Monuments Board
  • Ghana News Agency
  • Grains & Legumes Development Board
  • Gratis Foundation
  • Integrated Community Centres for Employable Skills
  • Irrigation Company of Upper Regions (ICOUR)
  • Irrigation Development Authority
  • Kwame Nkrumah Memorial Park
  • Ghana Refugees’ Board
  • Lands Commission
  • National Board for Small Scale Industries (NBSSI)
  • National Commission on Culture
  • National Symphony Orchestra
  • National Theatre
  • Northern Region Irrigation Project (NORRIP)
  • UNESCO Secretariat
  • Pan-African Writers Association
  • State Enterprise Commission
  • Water Resources Commission

Mapping and Migration

Mapping is the process of placing individual jobholders in an institution on the Single Spine Grade Structure based on established guidelines

Notes on the Single Spine

The Fair Wages and Salaries Commission and labour unions, associations, institutions :