State Administration of Timor-Leste
You can visit the Ministério da Administração Estatal Facebook Page (in Tetun)
Planning a Visit to Timor-Leste? Don’t forget to download the Friendship Group Visiting form here.
Sr Germano Santa Brites Dias
Ministry of State Administration
Rua Jacinto Candido, Colmera, Dili, Timor-Leste
Phone: + (670) 7736 8556
Landline: + (670) 3339077
If you are travelling to Timor-Leste as a representative of a Friendship Group, the Ministry of State Administration would like you to advise them of your visit and activities.
Sr Germano Santa Brites Dias is the nominated liaison person in Dili and ideally a copy of the above form (handwritten or typed) should be provided to him before visiting your friendship area.
You may choose to visit Sr Germano at State Administration before heading out of Dili, or alternatively please email a copy of the form before leaving Australia to Sr Germano Santa Brites Dias firstname.lastname@example.org
The Districts and Subdistricts come within the portfolio of the Ministry of State Administration of the Government of Timor-Leste. Sr Abilio Caetano, General Director for Administrative Decentralisation at the Ministry of State Administration has been given responsibility for the Friendship Groups. Sr Germano Santa Brites Dias is a member of Sr Abilio’s staff.
Sr Abilio has a long history of interaction with the Friendship Groups from Australia, and understands the valuable work they do at a community level in Timor-Leste.