Overview

Labour & Human Resource Department Punjab is established under the Punjab Government Rules of Business, 1974.

Mission Statement

“Promoting the Welfare and Protecting the Rights of Labour Force and Workmen”.

Objectives

The Labour & Human Resource Department is essentially concerned with the:

  • Promotion of healthy labour management and Industrial Relations for greater socio-economic progress and development
  • Protects the rights of workmen & labour force
  • Lays equal stress on their housing, health, safety and protection in order to make them more committed to their work
  • Prevention of Child & Bonded Labour keeping in view the national and international standards
  • Effective control over weights and measures

Organizations

The Punjab Labour and Human Resource Department, consists of the following Wings:

  • Secretariat
  • Directorate General of Labour Welfare
  • Punjab Employees Social Security Institution
  • Punjab Workers Welfare Board
  • Minimum Wages Board
  • Labour Courts