There are 5 standing committees in the assembly each committee handling two merged ministries (policy issues). The standing committees are mandated to research on the policy issue brought forward from the house business committee and prepares a resolution document. They debate and input during the plenary session after the mover’s time. They research on any contentious issue referred by the speaker, these committees are:

1. Education & information innovation

2. Security, Sports& culture &Land

3. Constitution & Legal Affairs & Devolution

4. Health & Environment

5. Labour and Wealth creation & Agriculture, livestock and Fisheries Development