LABOUR SECRETARIAT

Department of Labour
Implementation of various Labour Laws dealing with wages, working conditions and welfare measures and  industrial relation.          
Directorate of Employement & Training
Operating Employment Exchanges and running of various Industrial Training Institutes to provide  vocational training.
Department  of Factories, Boilers,Industrial Safety & Health
Industrial safety, health / occupational diseases and enforcement of the Factories Act, 1948.  Also implementation of the Boilers Act, 1923.
Directorate of ESIS(M) Services
Running of Hospitals, Dispensaries for the workers who becomes the members of ESI Scheme. 

          The Department of Labour is one of the oldest Departments of Government and is carrying out  the responsibility of labour welfare and maintenance of smooth industrial relations.  The activities regarding enforcement of labour laws and promotion of  industrial peace are simultaneously carried on, so that the twin objectives of industrial growth and labour welfare can be achieved.  

            At the State level, the Department is headed by the Hon’ble Minister for Labour and he is assisted by the Principal Secretary.  This Department has 4 sub-departments directly functioning under the control of the Hon’ble Minister for Labour.  At official level, the Principal Secretary to Government, Labour Department, controls and co-ordinates these 4 sub-Departments.  The four sub-Departments are-

Department of Labour
Directorate of Employement & Training
Department  of Factories, Boilers,Industrial Safety & Health
Directorate of ESIS(M) Services


           The Heads of the Departments of all the above 4 sub-Departments directly report to the Hon’ble Minister for Labour through the Principal Secretary.   They are independently looking after the work of their respective Departments.

Karmika Bhavan, ITI Compund, Bannerughatta Road,Bangalore-560 029.
Phone: 6531252, Fax: 6531254,
Email:lco@kar.nic.in

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