|Minister of Justice and Keeper of the Seals of the French Republic|
|Ministre de la Justice et Garde des Sceaux|
|Ministry of Justice|
|Reports to||President of the Republic|
|Seat||Place Vendôme, Paris|
|Term length||No fixed term|
c. 750: office of Keeper of the Seals of France
1790: Ministry of Justice
The Minister of Justice (French: Ministre de la Justice), also known as the Minister of Justice, Keeper of the Seals (Ministre de la Justice, garde des Sceaux), is a cabinet position in the Government of France. The current Minister of Justice has been Éric Dupond-Moretti since 2020. The ministry is headquartered on Place Vendôme in the 1st arrondissement of Paris.
The roles of the minister are to:
The Minister of Justice also holds the ceremonial office of Keeper of the Seals of France; as such, he or she is custodian of the Great Seal of France. This symbolic role is still shown in the order of words of the minister's official designation, Minister of Justice, Keeper of the Seals (Ministre de la Justice, garde des Sceaux).
France's Ministry of Justice might oversee the administration of justice in French Guiana, French Polynesia, Guadeloupe, Jersey, Martinique, Mayotte, New Caledonia, Réunion, Saint Barthélemy, Saint-Martin, Saint Pierre and Miquelon and Wallis and Futuna.