GOVT. OFFICES

Which Government Office do I need?

Life as a citizen in Eretz Israel means that you will have many encounters with one of several of the government offices here. The Many resources available, can help make these encounters less frustrating.Some of the resources mentioned are the aliyah associations, blogs that allow you post questions, and often receive back answers that are quite thorough and often extensive, support groups, as well as the extensive topics that email groups.

Finally a comprehensive list of all the government office and the tasks assigned to each government office.  Also, a link to each government office site and the languages the site offers. Each site will give you the necessary contact and location information for services in your area.

Central Bureau of Statistics
Misrad HaMirczit LeStatistica
Languages: (Eng/Heb)

Ministry of Agriculture
Misrad HaKlaute
Languages: (Eng/Heb)

Ministry of Communications
Misrad Hitkashrute
Languages: (Eng/Heb)

Postal Authority
Daor Israel
Languages: (Eng/Heb, Russian, Arabic & French)

Ministry of Construction & Housing
Misrad HaBinui VeHashikune
Languages: (Limited Eng/Heb)

Ministry of Defense
Misrad HaBitachon
Languages: (Eng links from Hebrew page/Heb)

Ministry of Education, Culture & Sport
Misrad HaHinuke
Languages: (Eng/Heb & Arabic)

The Academy of Sciences & Humanities
Ha’Acadamiah HaLeumit HaIsraelit Lemadaim
Languages: (Eng-must click on link on Hebrew page/Heb)

Ministry of Environmental Protection
HaMisrad Haganat HaSvivah
Languages: (Eng/Heb & Arabic)

Ministry of Finance
HaMisrad Haganat HaSvivah
Languages: (Eng/Heb & Arabic)

Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Misrad Hahinutze Shel Medinat Israel

Ministry of Health
Misrad HaBriute
Languages: (Eng/Heb)

Ministry of Immigration Absorption
Misrad Ha Klitah
Languages: (Eng/Heb)

Ministry of Industry & Trade
Misrad HaTasiah Hamishar VeTa’asukah
Languages: (Eng/Heb & Arabic)

Ministry of Interior
Misrad HaPanim
Languages: (Hebrew Only)

Ministry of Justice
Misrad HaMishpatim
Languages: (Eng/Heb)

Ministry of Labour & Social Welfare
Misrad HaRevahah
Languages: (Hebrew Only)

Ministry of National Insurance Institute
HaMosad Betuach Leumi
Languages: (Hebrew Only)

Ministry of National Infrastructures
Misrad HaTashtiute HaLeumit
Languages: (Hebrew Only)

Israel Land Administration
Minhal Mikarkai Israel
Languages: (Eng./Heb & Arabic)

Ministry of Public Security
Misrad HaBitahon HaPanim
Languages: (Eng./Heb)

Israel Police
Mishtarat Israel
Languages: (Eng./Heb, Russian & Arabic)

Israel Prison Service
HaSherute Batei HaSuher
Languages: (Eng./Heb, Russian & Arabic)

National Authority of Religious Service
HaSherute HaArzit LeSherutei Dat
Languages: (Hebrew Only)

Ministry of Tourism
Misrad HaTayerute
Languages: (Eng./Heb, Russian, Swedish, Danish, Norwegian & Finish)

Ministry of Transport & General Road Security
Misrad HaTachkborah VeHabetihute Bederahim
Languages: (Eng./Heb)

Port & Railway Authority Service
Reshute HaNamalim VeHaRekevote Samhute
Languages: (Eng./Partial Heb)

Israel Airport Flight Authority
Reshute Sedote HaTeufah B’Israel
Languages: (Eng./Heb)

Bank of Israel
Bank Israel
Languages: (Eng./Heb)

State Comptroller & Ombudsman
Tenai Mevaker VeOmbudsman
Languages: (Eng./Heb)

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Languages: (Eng./Heb)
OTHER USEFUL GOVERNMENT LINKS:
Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Misrad Hahutze Shel Medinat Yisrael
Languages: (English, Hebrew & Arabic)
Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Misrad Hahutze Shel Medinat Yisrael-(2nd link to contact Info.)
Languages: (English Only)
Betuach Leumi
Terms & Explanation
Languages: (English Only)