The Authorization and Policy Directorate provides Issuance of Insurance business Licences, approval of insurance company’s CEOs and key officers, business combination, approval of new insurance products,  new branch offices approvals, monitoring of compliance with local content in Oil & Gas and Aviation sectors  Insurances. 

Furthermore, it oversees market conducts and security analysis of Insurance and Reinsurance Companies and provides support for Ministries, Department and Agencies of Government on the insurance of Government assets.