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Labour

Labour Department is dedicated to the cause of the toiling masses, and for providing them better standard of living through various laws and schemes implemented by different wings under its control. Labour

Transfer Policy of Officer/Staff under Employment Directorate

September 22, 2021

Tenure of posting in any of the station viz. Darjeeling, Jalpaiguri, Coochbehar, Malda, North Dinajpur and South Dinajpur will normally be three years while that in any of the other stations will normally be five years.

Compassionate Appointment – Clarifications

March 17, 2022

Clarifications for disposal of cases of appointment on compassionate grounds to the dependents of employees who died-in-harness retired incapacitated.

West Bengal Workmen’s House-Rent Allowance Rules, 1975

October 7, 2022

The house-rent allowance payable to a workman under Section 4 for any month shall be paid within ten days of the month next following.

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West Bengal Workmen’s House-Rent Allowance Act, 1974

October 7, 2022

An Act to provide for the payment of house-rent allowance to workmen employed in industry in West Bengal.

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West Bengal Payment of Subsistence Allowance Rules, 1971

October 7, 2022

West Bengal Payment of Subsistence Allowance Rules, 1971 is applicable to employees in certain establishments during the period of suspension.

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West Bengal Payment of Subsistence Allowance Act, 1969

October 7, 2022

An Act to provide for payment of subsistence allowance to employees in certain establishments during the period of suspension.

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West Bengal Shops and Establishments Rules, 1964

October 7, 2022

As per provision of Section 25 of West Bengal Shops and Establishments Act, 1963, Governor is pleased to make this rule, West Bengal Shops and Establishments Rules, 1964.

West Bengal Shops and Establishments Act, 1963

October 7, 2022

An Act to regulate holidays, hours of work, payment of wages and leave of persons employed in shops and establishments.

Scheme for Financial Assistance to the Workers in Locked Out Industrial Units

May 10, 2022

Governor has been pleased to introduce a scheme viz. “Scheme for Financial Assistance to the Workers in Locked out Industrial Units (FAWLOI)” with effect from 01.04.1998.

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