The Ministry of Interior of the Slovak Republic
The Ministry of Interior of the Slovak Republic is the central authority of the state administration of the Slovak Republic for the protection of constitutional establishment; public order; security of persons and property; protection and management of state borders; security and smoothness of road traffic; arms and ammunition; private security services; entrance and stay of aliens in the Slovak Republic territory; citizens' identification cards; travel documents and driving licenses; questions of asylum seekers and leaving-out persons; population records; road and trailer vehicles registration; Integrated Rescue System; civil protection; fire protection, etc. The Ministry of Interior is headed by the Minister of Interior who is responsible for its activities. The Minister of Interior is appointed and dismissed by the President of the Slovak Republic pursuant to a proposal by the Prime Minister of the Slovak Republic. The Ministry of the Interior of the Slovak Republic is divided into sections, offices, divisions and other organizational departments put on their level.