To transform itself into an efficient machinery for the continous delivery of quality Law Reform for the Nation.


To undertake the progressive development and reform of substantive and procedural laws applicable in Nigeria by way of codification, elimination of anomalies or obsolete Laws and general simplification of the law in accordance with general directions issued by the government from time to time.


To adhere strictly to the liberal democratic values contained in the constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria; such as human right, equality, justice, freedom and accountability.


To monitor the Law with view to effecting necessary changes to make the law modern, fair, just effici8ent and in consonance with the prevailing social and morale values of the Nigerian society and the nations international obligations, through constant research and analysis of the laws and widest public consultation.