Government of India
Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions
Department of Personnel & Training
Establishment (JCA) Section
North Block, New Delhi – 110 001
Dated: 18 August, 2021
Subject: Non – functioning of Departmental/ Office Councils.
The undersigned is directed to refer to this Department’s OM of even number, dated 09.06.2021, regarding holding of meetings of a Departmental/ Office Councils on regular basis with a view to making effective use of the JCM Scheme.
- The JCM Scheme provides for Departmental Councils at the level of individual Ministries/Departments, and office council in attached and subordinate offices. The Staff Side of JCM, has been remonstrating that regular dialogue with the Staff Side, through the mechanism of Departmental Councils and Office Council are not happening at regular interval. Meetings of Departmental Council / Office Council are essential, as they help in resolving a differences between Government and its employees.
- It is requested that meeting of the Departmental Council/ Office Council, may please be arranged to be held on regular basis. Further, wherever Departmental Council/Office Council have become defunct, the same may please be revived at the earliest.
Deputy Secretary to the Government of India
Tel. No. 2309 4678
Joint Secretaries (Admn.) of all Ministries/Departments