Four autonomous Departments
Alongside four Services and several autonomous Divisions, the Bank of Lithuania’s organisational structure also includes four autonomous Departments, which comprise their respective Divisions:
- The Cash Department controls the amount of currency in circulation – one of the major functions of a central bank.
- The International Relations Department is responsible for the Bank of Lithuania’s participation in the European System of Central Banks and the decision-making process within the European Union, as well as cooperation with international financial organisations.
- The Communications Department informs the public on Bank of Lithuania activities, thus ensuring its transparency.
- The Security Department is in charge of the overall security of the Bank of Lithuania assets, valuables entrusted to it for safekeeping, staff, and information, as well as corruption prevention.