Prime mover in generating excellent private sector human resources management.
To develop a productive, informative, disciplined, caring industrial society and responsive towards changes in environment surrounding labour matters
(a) To safeguard and promote the interest and welfare of the industrial society;
(b) To give priority and maintain job opportunities for citizens;
(c) To assist industries in enhancing their competitiveness in facing global challenges;
(d) To establish a workforce and employers knowledgeable in labour matters and labour laws in order to create a conducive labour environment for industrial and investment development.