Department of Labour-This is to notify and inform the general public that the SHORT-TERM WORK PERMIT (E-Work Permit) is now being initiated by the Ministry of Labour and Human Resources. The employers wishing to import foreign workers even for the duration less than 30 days should now compulsorily apply online through MoLHR-MIS with immediate effect. Besides the normal required documents, the individual/FWRA/employers should submit the medical clearance certificate of the foreigners obtained from the country of origin.This notification is referred to the approval of the night halt work permits only and for other categories and updates, MoLHR will keep notifying in future.

Civil Service Award 2022

The Royal Civil Service Award 2022 for the Ministry of Labour and Human Resources was held on 13th December 2022. The Ceremony was graced by Hon’ble Secretary, Dasho Tashi Wangmo. 

There were a total of 19 Medal recipients as follows:

Sl. No of Years Award
110 Years (Bronze)12
220 Years (Silver)03
330 Years (Gold)02
4Life time service award02


The Ministry would like to congratulate all the recipients of Civil Service Award 2022 and convey our heartfelt wishes to all for their commitment, hard work and dedication to Tsa-Wa-Sum. 

The Ministry also marked the day with the promotion of 06 Officials in the Ministry to the next higher grade. We also wish them a heartiest congratulation.