Ombudsman has two community sessions planned for Tuesday and Thursday

The Office of the Ombudsman has two community information sessions planned for the week in the communities of Philipsburg/Belair and Dutch Quarter.

The first session is at the Philipsburg Jubilee Library on Tuesday, November 27 from 7.30pm to 9.00pm. This session is for the residents of the Philipsburg area and Belair.

The second session is at the Dutch Quarter Community Center on Thursday, November 29 at the same aforementioned time.


Both community information sessions allows residents in their communities to learn more about the role of the Office of the Ombudsman and how it can assist the community.

The Ombudsman has a legal basis embedded into the Constitution of Sint Maarten under Article 78. The main task of the Ombudsman is to investigate the conduct of Government, civil servants and other Administrative bodies based on complaints received from individuals in the community, organizations and based on its own prerogative.

The Ombudsman will be available to provide information and to answer any questions that members of the community may have with respect to the role of the organization with respect to the citizen.

For more information and inquiries you can call Tel. 542-1250 or via email: bu*************@gm***.com