The Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan General Budget Department
The policies and executive measures updated: 20-12-2017 Contribute to building a stable and sound financial position in the Kingdom
  1. Maintain a safe level of budget deficit as percentage of the GDP
  2. Gradually reduce the subsidy of government units
  3. Contribute in guiding and controlling public expenditure according to the national priorities
Develop the results-oriented budget approach (ROB), enhance the transparency principles and keeping up with the best practices and international contemporary concepts in budget management:
  1. Deepen the concept of Results Oriented Budgeting (ROB)
  2. Pay more attention to the analytical side of public expenditure
  3. Enhance Jordan’s position globally on the budget transparency
Contribute to the recruitment control, thereby contributing to the efficient use of the financial resources:
  1. Control the recruitment to be based on the actual needs of the government departments
Enhance the institutional capacities to upgrade the performance level of the department:
  1. Enhance services
  2. Raise the human resources efficiency
  3. Improve the internal work environment
  4. Support the culture of creativity and innovation in the department
Latest news: 26/09/2018 Circular issued

Budget Circular No. (15) of 2018 issued

16/08/2018 Minister of Finance visits GBD

His Excellency the Minister of Finance Visits GBD

24/07/2018 Dialogue Sessions

GBD holds dialogue sessions for service recipients

13/06/2018 Royal Decree

Manpower By-law for Ministries, Government Departments and Units for the fiscal year 2018 endorsed by Royal Decree

13/05/2018 Prime minister instructs

Circular of His Excellency the Prime Minister to prepare the Draft General Budget Law and Draft Government Unit’s Budgets Law for 2019 has been issued

25/04/2018 Jadra University Delegation

Students Delegation from Jadarah University visits GBD

09/04/2018 Financial Order Issued

Financial Order No. (2) For the Years 2018 Issued

14/03/2018 Workshop

GBD holds a workshop on formulating Strategic Objectives and KPIs in the General Budget Document

04/02/2018 Honoring retired employees

GBD holds honoring ceremony for Department’s retired employees

01/02/2018 Budget transparency

Jordan progresses 8 points in the budget transparency standard within the International Open Budget Index Survey of 2017 (OBS)

30/01/2018 Workshop

GBD holds a workshop for its employees on the financial analysis