Minister for Home Affairs (Singapore)


Minister for Home Affairs (Singapore)

The Minister for Home Affairs is an appointment in the Cabinet of Singapore. Formed in 1970, it replaced the post of Minister for the Interior and Defence with the split of the Ministry of the Interior and Defence into the Ministry of Defence and the Ministry of Home Affairs.

Minister Term
Ong Pang Boon 11 August 1970 - 5 September 1970
Wong Lin Ken 6 September 1970 - 15 September 1972
Edmund William Barker 16 September 1972 - 30 October 1972
Chua Sian Chin 1 November 1972 - 1 January 1985
Shunmugam Jayakumar 2 January 1985 - 1 January 1994
Wong Kan Seng 2 January 1994 - 31 October 2010
K Shanmugam 1 November 2010 - 17 May 2011
Teo Chee Hean 18 May 2011 - Present



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