To ensure maximum benefit from the country's hydrocarbon resources through an acceptable efficient, safe and enviromentally friendly manner that will enhance and contribute to the growth of our national wealth.
- Enhance Petroleum Resource governance by instituting laws, regulations and rules and adhere to them;
- Promote and heighten transparency in the management of Petroleum resources;
- Build and reinforce institutional capacity to achieve better negotiation terms during with engagement with International Oil Companies; and
- Integrate natural resources sector into the local economy
To be performance-driven Ministry that would ensure that the Gambia's Petroleum sector contributes to the sustainable development of the country.