» To ensure good relationship between employers and employees.
» To ensure welfare amenities to all sections of workers in organized and unorganized sectors through enforcement of various labour laws.
» To eradicate child labour from the State of Assam.
» To enforce social security Acts including the Building and Other Construction Workers Act, 1996 & the Unorganised Workers Social Security Act, 2008.
To promote conducive environment for enhancement of industrial relations and overall economic growth of the State.
The Department of Labour, Govt. of Assam works for achieving this vision by implementing 27 number of Welfare Acts and about equal No. of Rules framed there under, all of which aim at providing justice, social security, adequate working condition and equality of work to different sections of workers and includes prevention of child labour. The main purpose is to ameliorate the living conditions of the working mass through implementation of the welfare measures enshrined in the legislations and mitigation of level of confrontation between the employers and employees/workman by way of peaceful and meaningful negotiation which leads to mutual trust and improves the efficiency of the work force.