Shramik Kalyan Bhaban
P-3, CIT Scheme Vll-M, Kankurgachi, Kolkata- 54
The West Bengal Labour Welfare Board is a statutory and autonomous body under Department of Labour, Government of West Bengal. The Board started its journey from 1st July, 1976. The Board administers the West Bengal Labour Welfare Fund and promotes welfare amongst the working class community of the state of West Bengal. The Board collects contributions from the employees and the employers of the establishments and other statutory revenues under the West Bengal Labour Welfare Fund Act, 1974. The Board with the fund, so collected, implements various Labour Welfare Schemes for the benefits of workers who are paying contribution to the Labour Welfare Fund. In addition to implementation of Labour Welfare Schemes, different types of welfare activities such as outdoor and indoor games, competition in games and sports, cultural and educational functions are organized and days of national importance and other special days are celebrated with the active participation of hundreds and hundreds of workers, their family members, and others. The Welfare Schemes and activities are implemented and carried out mainly through the Labour Welfare Centers set up in different industrial areas of this state. The Board operates holiday homes wherein the workers can stay at a very nominal fee and enjoy holidays and weekend with their family members. The Board maintains several auditoria for the workers where they can and do hold social and cultural functions and celebrate festivals. The Board is striving to extend welfare amenities to more and more workers particularly the underprivileged ones keeping abreast with growing industrialization and burgeoning economy of the state.
Indian Chamber of Commerce in association with West Bengal Labour Welfare Board organized a grand seminar on “Role of Employer, Employee & Government in Labour Welfare – An Appeal for Socio-Economic Development” on 14/08/2013
Labour Welfare Festival was observed in Rabindra Bhavan Auditorium at Bally of Howrah District on 4th February, 2013
On the 1stday of January, 2013 Hon’ble Minister-in-Charge, Labour Department inaugurated the Social Security fortnight programme
Notice for payment of Scholarship/Stipend for the course from H.S to post Graduate , medical, Engineering and Diploma Courses
Form of Scholarship / Stipend
Celebration of May Day by West Bengal Labour Welfare Board at Rabindra Sadan, Kolkata on 01.05.2012 (Tuesday) at 5.00 PM. The managements of establishments and their workers contributing to the West Bengal Labour Welfare Fund are cordially invited to attend it.