Factories & Boilers Department

The Department of Factories & Boilers is under the Ministry of  Labour and Skills. The main responsibility of the Department is to check whether the factory Act 1948 and the Indian Boiler Act of 1923 are complied by the factories.The department is  designed to ensure the welfare, health and safety of the Factory workers and of the ordinary people. Director is the head of the department. The department is divided into three regions under which there are 22 factory divisions and 25 additional factory divisions. 

Departmental services

The Factory Building Plan approval 

Registration and renewing of factories.

Boiler designs are approved and supervised for their construction.

Providing certificates by checking the Boilers

The design of the steam lines is approved..

Certificate is issued by conducting Examinations- Boiler Attendant and Boiler Operation Engineer.

Certificates issued  by conducting Qualification Re-Qualification Test for Welders.

Organizing awareness and training programs for Department officials, management representatives, Educational Institutions and industrial sector workers.