Administration of Court

The Registrar General


The Registrar General heads the administrative division of the Courts. He is also the head of Finance. He is supported by other administrative staff, and is responsible for the overall administrative work in the High Court and the subordinate courts. His responsibility includes the appointment, transfer, supervision and Human Resource Development of Court staffs.

Appointment of Registrar General

The Chief Justice of Bhutan appoints the Registrar General of the Supreme Court and High Court for a period of three years. They serve at the pleasure of the Chief Justice and may only serve for one term. The Judges supported by other administrative staffs carries out the administration of the Court in the Dungkhags and the Dzongkhags.