The Prefect was the Emperor's liaison with the planetary government. Though it is unknown where the Prefect's exact placement was in the overall Imperial organization, Prefect Eugene Talmont wore the insignia of an admiral.
Most prefects were in charge of prefabricated garrison bases.
- Star Wars Missions 5: The Hunt for Han Solo
- Star Wars Missions 7: Ithorian Invasion (Mentioned only)
- "There's Many a Slip Betwixt Cup and Lip"—Mos Eisley Adventure Set (Mentioned only)
- Star Wars Galaxies: An Empire Divided
- "Across the Burning Sands of Tatooine"—Galaxy Guide 1: A New Hope
- Of the Day's Annoyances: Bib Fortuna's Tale (Mentioned only)
- Goatgrass: The Tale of Ree-Yees (Mentioned only)
- A Free Quarren in the Palace: Tessek's Tale (Mentioned only)
- Old Friends: Ephant Mon's Tale
- "Missed Chance"—Star Wars Adventure Journal 7
- X-wing: The Krytos Trap (Mentioned only)