Immigration Service

Republic of Sierra Leone

Director of Operations

He/she is responsible/answerable to the Deputy Chief Immigration Officer. The Director of Operations helps in the enforcement of immigration policies.

It is the duty of the Director of Operations in collaboration with the Outside Investigation Unit, to monitor the movement(s) and activities of people within the country.

The Director of Operations plays a pivotal role in the approval of applications for Registration and Renewal of Residential Permits for Non-Citizens.

To vet and assist in the approval of passport application forms, Extension of stay, Landing Visas etc. for Non-Citizens.

He/she co-ordinates/supervises the activities of the Assistant Directors.

It also the function of the Director of Operations to supervise the activities of the various units within the department.