The Office of the Superintendent of Prisons (OSP) is established pursuant to section 5 of the Prisons Ordinance (CAP. 76). The Superintendent is responsible for the general management of prisons and the welfare and rehabilitation of its inmates. The MOJ is in dialogue with relevant stakeholders on ways and measures that will assist MOJ with the improvement of the Corrections and Probation services. Before being transferred to MOJ, OSP was part of the Kiribati Police and Prison Services.