Ministry of Labour, Human Resource Development and Training (MLHRDT)
About Us

The Employment Service of the Employment Division, operating under the aegis of the Ministry of Labour, Industrial Relations, Employment and Training, is governed by the Employment and Training Ordinance 1963 and the Employment and Training Act 1982.  It is ISO certified 9001: 2008 since November 2002 and its services are offered at regional level at the 13 Employment Information Centres (EICs) across the island.

Core Objectives


  1. Facilitate the employment of jobseekers including laid off workers,
  2. Provide assistance and guidance with regards to employment prospects; and
  3. Enforce the regulations regarding the operations of agents for the recruitment of Mauritians for employment locally and/or overseas.