General Secretariat Sector
Located in Abbaseyya and headed by the General Secretary of the SCA. It is the administrative body responsible for implementing the recommendations and decisions of the board of directors and for presenting regular reports about them to the SCA. It is responsible as well of the financial and administrative affairs together with the Information Center in order to help the Council and its various sectors and to inform stakeholders with the Council's decisions and to follow up their implementation.
The General Secretary is responsible to organize this sector and to determine its terms of references according to the policies set by the board of directors. There are some departments affiliated to the General Secretariat such as:
1- The Central Department of Information, Documentation and Decision Support Center which includes:
The General Department of Information and Statistics which includes the Departments of Publication/ Computer/ Decision Support.
2- The General Department of Financial and Management Affairs which includes:
The General Department of Financial Affairs which includes the Departments of Budgeting (budget) and costs/ Accounts/ Warehouses/ Purchases.
The General Department of Management Affairs which includes the Departments of Headquarter Affairs Management/ Secretariat/ Archives.
The General Department of Personnel which includes the Departments of Employment Budgeting/ Benefits/ Insurance and Pensions/ Service Affairs/ Service Documents/ Employees Care.
The General Department of Maintenance and transportation which includes the Departments of Vehicles/ Maintenance/ Transportation.
The General Department of Gardens, Environment and Landscaping which includes the Department of Gardens maintenance and gardening projects.
3- The Central Department of Sectors Affairs and Board of Directors:
It is an advisory body for the General Secretary and Sectors Heads. It includes the General Department of Sectors Affairs and the Board of Directors Affairs besides the Central Departments affiliated to the General Secretary such as:
The Permanent Committee.
The General Department of the Geographic Information System.
The General Department of Repatriated Antiquities
The General Department of the Egyptian Art and Heritage Revival Center
The Security Department
The General Department of Printing Press
The Technical Office of the Head of Financing Sector and the Supervisor of the Financial and Management Affairs.
The General Department of Training Center
The General Secretariat is also affiliated by the following main Sectors