Regulatory and supervisory agenсies

Constitutional Council of the Republic of Kazakhstan

Constitutional Council of the Republic of Kazakhstan is a government agency which provides the supremacy of the Constitution of the Republic of Kazakhstan in the whole country. The Constitutional Council of the Republic of Kazakhstan shall consist of seven members whose powers shall last for six years. The ex-Presidents of the Republic shall have the right to be life-long members of the Constitutional Council. The Chairperson of the Constitutional Council shall be appointed by the President of the Republic, and in case the votes are equally divided, his vote shall be decisive. Two members of the Constitutional Council shall be appointed by the President of the Republic, on two members shall be appointed accordingly by the Senate and the Mazhilis of the Parliament. Half of the members of the Constitutional Council shall be renewed every three years.

The Constitutional Council by appeal of the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan, the chairperson of the Senate, the Chairperson of Majilis, not less than one-fifth of the total number of deputies of Parliament, the Prime Minister shall:

  • in case of dispute decide on the correctness of conducted elections of the President of the Republic, deputies of Parliament, and conducting an all-nation referendum;
  • consider the laws adopted by Parliament with respect to their compliance with the Constitution of the Republic before they are signed by the President;
  • consider the international treaties of the Republic with respect to their compliance with the constitution, before they are ratified;
  • consider the decisions adopted by the Parliament and its Chambers to their compliance with the Constitution of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
  • officially interpret the standards of the Constitution;
  • provide perports in cases stipulated by paragraphs 1 and 2 of Article 47 of the Constitution.

In addition, the Constitutional Council in accordance with:

  • paragraph 2 of Article 72 of the Constitution considers appeals of the President of the Republic in the cases envisaged by subparagraph 10-1) of Article 44 of the Constitution, as well as appeals of the courts in the cases established by Article 78 of the Constitution;
  • subparagraph 6) of Article 53 of the Constitution, based on the results of the generalization of the practice of constitutional proceedings, sends an annual message to the Parliament on the state of constitutional legality in the Republic.

Chairman – Mami Kairat Abdrazakuly

Contact details
Address: 010000, Republic of Kazakhstan, Nur-Sultan city, Dinmukhamed Konaev str., building 39
Reception: 8 (7172) 74-76-30
The Office: 8 (7172) 74-76-53
HR service: 8 (7172) 74-76-35
Appeal of citizens: 8 (7172) 74-76-23
Official web-site: ksrk.gov.kz/
E-mail: okr@ksrk.gov.kz

General Prosecutor's Office of the Republic of Kazakhstan

The Prosecutor's office is a single centralized and independent system of officials from other state bodies, accountable only to the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan. The Prosecutor's office on behalf of the state in implementing statutory limits and forms of the Supreme supervision over the observance of legality in the territory of the Republic of Kazakhstan represents the state's interests in court and on behalf of the state exercises criminal prosecution.

The unified system of bodies of Prosecutor's office of the Republic of Kazakhstan constitute the General Prosecutor's office, prosecutors of regions and equal to them (prosecutors of the cities of Republican significance and the capital of the Republic of Kazakhstan, the main military and transport Prosecutor's office), district and equated the city, on and specialized Prosecutor's offices (military, environmental, transportation, special Prosecutor objects).

General Prosecutor's Office is headed by General Prosecutor assigned by the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan and with assent of Senate for 5 years.  

General Prosecutor – Nurdauletov Gizat Daurenbekovich

Contact details

Address: 010000, Republic of Kazakhstan, Nur-Sultan city, Dinmukhamed Konaev str., building 39
Reception: 8 (7172) 74-76-30
The Office: 8 (7172) 74-76-53
HR service: 8 (7172) 74-76-35
Appeal of citizens: 8 (7172) 74-76-23
Official web-site: prokuror.gov.kz/rus
E-mail: press@prokuror.kz

Accounts Committee for Control over Execution of the Republican Budget

The Accounts Committee for Control over Execution of the Republican Budget (hereinafter referred to as the Accounts Committee) is the supreme body of state audit and financial control, which performs, in accordance with the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan "On State Audit and Financial Control" dated November 12, 2015, external state audit and financial control directly subordinate and accountable to the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan.

The mission of the Accounts Committee is to strengthen financial discipline, increase the efficiency of the use of public funds, state assets and subjects of the quasi-public sector in order to ensure economic stability in the Republic of Kazakhstan.

The tasks of the Accounts Committee are to analyze, evaluate and verify the effective and lawful management of national resources (financial, natural, production, human resources, information) to ensure the dynamic growth of the quality of life of the population and national security of the country.

The structure of the Accounts Committee shall be formed by the Chairman of the Accounts Committee, members and staff of the Accounts Committee.

Chairman – Godunova Natalia Nikolaevna

Contact details
Address: 010000, Republic of Kazakhstan, Nur-Sultan city, Mangilik Yel ave., 8, House of Ministries, entrance 10
Office phone: 8 (7172)70-69-45, 8 (7172) 70-70-63, 8 (7172) 70-70-62, 8 (7172)70-69-84
Hotline: 8 (7172) 70-70-51
Official web-site: www.gov.kz/memleket/entities/esep
E-mail: esep01@esep.gov.kzint.rel@esep.gov.kz (for international correspondence) 

Supreme Court of the Republic of Kazakhstan

The Supreme Court of the Republic of Kazakhstan is the highest judicial body in civil, criminal and other cases, jurisdictional local and other courts, exercises the functions of a cassation instance in relation to them and provides clarifications on issues of judicial practice through the adoption of regulatory decisions.

The Supreme Court consists of a President and judges.

The total number of judges of the Supreme Court is established by the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan on the proposal of the President of the Supreme Court.

Judicial colleges and specialized memberships are being created in the Supreme Court.

The organs of the Supreme Court are:

• plenary and expanded plenary meetings;
• judicial board in civil matters;
• judicial board in criminal matters;
• specialized judicial board.

The judicial board is headed by the chairman appointed to the post in the manner prescribed by this Constitutional Law.

The numerical and personal composition of the judicial board is established upon the proposal of the Chairman of the Supreme Court by the plenary session of the Supreme Court. Specialized memberships are formed by the President of the Supreme Court.

Under the Supreme Court, a scientific advisory council, an international council and a print organ are formed.

There is an Academy of Justice under the Supreme Court.

Chairman – Asanov Zhakip Kazhmanovich

Contact details

Address: 010000, Republic of Kazakhstan, Nur-Sultan city, Kunaev str., 39
Telephone: 8 (7172)710000, 1401 (call center)
Official web-site: www.sud.gov.kz
E-mail: pressa@sud.kz

Presidential Administration of the Republic of Kazakhstan

Presidential Administration of the Republic of Kazakhstan is a government agency formed by the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan, which is administered and accounted directly to the President. 

The Administration mission is to provide qualitative and timely information/ analytical, legal, organizational, documentation and other support for the President activities.   

The Administration main duties are:

  1. Provision of the President`s exercise of powers:
  • in the field of external policy;
  • in the field of socioeconomic and other directions of internal policy;
  • in the field of the country`s defense capacity and safety;
  • in the field of legal policy, legitimacy and public order;
  • in the field of personnel policy;
  • in regard to the Parliament of the Republic of Kazakhstan;
  • in regard to the Government of the Republic of Kazakhstan and its central executive bodies;
  • in regard to the Constitutional Council of the Republic of Kazakhstan;
  • in regard to the courts and juries;
  • in regard to Central Electoral Commission of the Republic of Kazakhstan;
  • in regard to local representative and executive bodies, akims of regions, national-status cities and the capital, including the field of regional policy;
  • in regard to government agencies that are administered and accounted to it.
  1. Provision of performance for Secretary of State of the Republic of Kazakhstan, Assembly of Nations of Kazakhstan, Supreme Court Council and advisory and consultative agencies under the President;
  2. Other tasks stipulated by the Republic of Kazakhstan and/or assigned by the President.  

Chairman – Koshanov Yerlan Zhakanovich 

Contact details

Address: 010000, Republic of Kazakhstan, Nur-Sultan city, Mangilik Yel ave., 6, Government House
Tel. for individuals and legal entities: 8 (7172) 74-55-24
Tel. for official correspondence: 8 (7172) 74-51-94
Official web-site: www.akorda.kz/

Virtual Reception of the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan: www.vqb.gov.kz/ru

The Agency of the Republic of Kazakhstan for Civil Service Affairs

The Agency of the Republic of Kazakhstan for Civil Service Affairs is a state body directly subordinate and accountable to the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan, which performs management in the field of civil service, assessment and state control over the quality of public services.

The Agency has territorial bodies in regions, cities of national importance and the capital. The Agency is responsible for 2 organizations:

  • National Center for Civil Service Personnel Management, Joint Stock Company;
  • Academy of Public Administration under the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan, Republican State Budget-Supported Enterprise.

The mission of the Agency: implementation of a unified public policy in the areas of public service, assessment of the quality of public services, except for public services provided in electronic form, and state control over the quality of public services.

The main tasks of the Agency are:

  • development and implementation of public policy in the areas of public service, assessment of the quality of public services, except for public services provided in electronic form, and state control over the quality of public services;
  • coordination of activities of state bodies and organizations in the field of compliance with the legislation on civil service and public services.

Chairman – Zhailganova Anar Nuralykyzy

Contact details

Address: 010000, Kazakhstan, Nur-Sultan city, 33а, Abay street
Phone: 8 (7172) 75-30-50
Office Phone: 8 (7172) 75-34-35, 75-34-19
Official web-site: qyzmet.gov.kz/en

Anti-Corruption Agency of the Republic of Kazakhstan

The Anti-Corruption Agency (Anti-Corruption Service) is a state anti-corruption body directly subordinate and accountable to the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan, which develops and implements the anti-corruption policy of the Republic of Kazakhstan and coordinates anticorruption activities, as well as detecting, suppressing, disclosing and investigating corruption offenses.

The Agency aims to strengthen the fight against corruption and improve its prevention.

The Chairman of the Anti-Corruption Agency shall be appointed and dismissed by the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan, he shall have three deputies, including one first deputy, appointed and dismissed by the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan on his proposal.

The Agency has territorial bodies in regions, cities of national importance, and the capital.

Chairman – Akhmetzhanov Marat Muratovich

Contact details

Address: 010000, Kazakhstan, Nur-Sultan city, Seifullin St. 37
Office: 8 (7172) 90-90-86, 90-91-29
Office fax: 8 (7172) 90-91-73
Call center: 1424
Front desk: 8 (7172) 90-92-60
Official web-site: anticorruption@nab.gov.kz
Telegramm: ANTIKOR News

The Agency for Regulation and Development of the Financial Market of the Republic of Kazakhstan

The Agency is a state agency providing an adequate level of protection of rights and legitimate interests of consumers of financial services, contributing to stability of the financial system and development of the financial market, performing state regulation, control and supervision of the financial market and financial organizations, and other entities within its competence.

The Agency for Regulation and Development of the Financial Market is defined as the successor of rights and obligations of the NBK according to the transferred functions and powers.

The Agency's objectives:

1) regulation and development of the financial market, including setting standards for financial organizations, creating incentives to improve corporate governance of financial organizations;

2) monitoring of financial market and financial organizations in order to maintain stability of the financial system;

3) concentration of supervision resources in areas of the financial market most exposed to risks in order to maintain financial stability;

4) ensuring an appropriate level of protection of interests of consumers of financial services, completeness and accessibility of information for consumers about activities of financial organizations and financial services provided by them, as well as improving financial literacy and financial accessibility for the population;

5) other tasks in accordance with the Law "On State regulation, control and supervision of financial market and financial organizations" (hereinafter - the Law), other laws of the Republic of Kazakhstan and acts of the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan.

Chairman - Abylkasymova Madina Yerasylovna 

Contacts

Address: Microdistrict "Koktem-3", 21, Almaty, A15C9T5.
Telephone: 8 727 2619 200
Fax: 8 727 2440 282

The Agency for Protection and Promotion of Competition of the Republic of Kazakhstan

The Agency for Protection and Promotion of Competition of the Republic of Kazakhstan is a government agency subordinate and accountable to the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan which manages protection of competition, restricts monopolistic activities, controls and regulates activities related to state monopoly, and also performs state control and licensing of activities in the field of commodity exchanges.

Mission of the Agency: establishing equal conditions for market entities through protecting and developing competition, limiting monopolistic activities and preventing unfair competition.

Tasks:

  1. increase the economic efficiency and competitiveness of market entities;
  2. assistance in development of fair competition;
  3. prevention, detection and investigation, restraint of violations of the legislation of the Republic of Kazakhstan in the field of competition protection;
  4. regulation of economic concentration;
  5. demonopolization of market entities that restrict competition.

Chairman – Zhumangarin Serik

Contacts

Address: 010000, Republic of Kazakhstan, Nur-Sultan city, House of Ministries, entrance 1
Telephone: 8 (7172) 749664
Office: 8 (7172) 743401
Press service: 8 (7172) 743833

The Agency for Strategic Planning and Reforms of the Republic of Kazakhstan

The Agency for strategic planning and reforms is a central link in the entire system of state planning. Agency manages in strategic planning, statistical activities of State and for providing reforms.

The Agency’s goal is to develop effective reforms for increasing country's competitiveness and the welfare of the people.

The Agency develops state policy in strategic planning, monitors and evaluates the implementation of strategic development plans, and it is the central body responsible for developing a new system of public administration.

Having National bureau of statistics as the part of its structure, the Agency also designing and implementing the state policy in the statistical sphere.

The Agency for strategic planning and reforms is under the President of Republic of Kazakhstan and reports directly to the President.

Chairman – Kelimbetov Kairat Nematovich

Contacts

Address: 010000, Republic of Kazakhstan, Nur-Sultan city, Yessil district, Mangilik El Avenue 55/21
Office: 8 (7172) 61-37-62, 8 (7172) 64-74-13
Press service: 8 (7172) 64-73-43
E-mail: info@aspire.gov.kzpress@aspire.gov.kz (Press service)

Financial Monitoring Agency of the Republic of Kazakhstan

The Financial Monitoring Committee of the Ministry of Finance of the Republic of Kazakhstan is a department of the Ministry of Finance of the Republic of Kazakhstan that, within its competence, performs regulatory, implementation and control and supervisory functions and participates in the implementation of the strategic functions of the central executive body in the field of combating money laundering and terrorism financing.
 

Chairman – Elimanov Zhanat

Contacts

Address: 010000, Republic of Kazakhstan, Nur-Sultan city, 8 Mangilik El Avenue, entrance 1
Office: 8 (7172) 32 20 87, 32 13 04
Trust number: 8 (7172) 70-84-78
Press service: 8 (7172) 64-73-43
E-mail: info@kfm.kzpress.kfm@minfin.gov.kz (press service)

Last update: 12.07.2021