Functions

The rules of executive business classify and distribute work among various Departments of the State Govt. in the secretariat. The works allotted to General Administration Department are as follows:

  • Matters relating to Indian Administrative Services(IAS).
  • All service matters relating to IAS services including Posting, transfer, Promotion of IAS Officers
  • Matters relating to Gujarat Administrative Services(GAS).
  • Service Matters relating to High Court Judges.
  • Approval & framing Departmental Examination Rules.
  • Framing of Discipline &Conduct Rules for Government Servant.
  • Consultation of GPSC.
  • Advisory role in respect of public service and training.
  • All service matters & training relating to of IAS and GAS.
  • Advisory role in respect of framing of Terms &conditions in various Government Services of state level government employees.
  • Consultation with UPSC.
  • All Service & establishment matters relating to Stenographer of Sachivalaya & Hod Cadre.
  • Appointment and establishment matters of Lokayukta.
  • Prescribing time frame for promotions.
  • Reservation policy in recruitment &promotion for SC, ST and Backward Classes, Women, physical handicapped & Ex-serviceman categories.
  • Public holidays, Telephone policy for Government Offices/Officers, Publication of Government telephone Directories periodically.
  • Gujarat Administrative Tribunal.
  • Gujarat Subordinate Staff Selection Board
  • RTI and relating work.
  • Appointment of CIC and IC.
  • Advisory role in respect of service matters of all class I officers.
  • Service matters relating to all Class-I,II & III Officers of Secretariat.
  • Policy matters relating to Drivers & Class-IV employees.
  • Departmental Inquiry policy for all Government Officers/Employees.
  • Consultation in Departmental Inquiry for all Class-I Officers and above of the State Government.