To create awareness of the Employment Act and its enacted regulations, and provide technical information and advice required by employers and employees to create a favourable job market for Maldivians.
Establishing and safeguarding the basic employment principles and the rights and responsibilities of employers and employees.
- To observe compliance with this Act and regulations enacted hereunder and to implement the administrative steps required for adherence to the same;
- To facilitate creation of awareness for the purpose of ensuring the proper observation of this Act and regulations enacted hereunder and to provide technical information and advice required by employers and employees;
- To inform the Minister of any issues arising due to matters that have not been provided for in this Act and regulations made hereunder and any unfair advantage utilized from this; and
- To issue regulations governing employer and employee relations.