THE ESTABLISHMENT AND ADMINISTRATION DEPARTMENT:
It shall be the responsibility of the Chief Secretary to coordinate the work of all Departments of Government.The Chief Secretary may call for any case or information from any Department or Attached Department.
The Establishment and Administration Department shall be responsible for:
No Department shall without the concurrence of the Establishment and Administration Department authorizes any orders, other than orders in pursuance of any general or special delegation made by the Establishment and Administration Department, which involve:
No order in respect of the emoluments, promotion or conditions of service of any officer employed in the Finance Department shall be passed and no expenditure proposal relating to that Department sanctioned without prior concurrence of the Establishment and Administration Department. The Chief Secretary shall exercise, in respect of such matters, the functions of the Secretary, Finance Department.
There are five departments attached with Establishment Department namely:
The Benevolent Fund Scheme was introduced in 1972 to extend financial assistance out of Benevolent Fund to all categories of Provincial Government servants under the provision of N.W.F.P. Benevolent Fund Ordinance 1972.