Finance : About Us

About Us

  • About the Department
  • Business Allocated
  • Directorates/Bodies under Finance Department
  • Work Distribution


Department of Finance largely performs the function of advising the Government on all financial matters. One of the most important functions of the department is the formulation of the Budget. Finance department is also entrusted with the responsibility of framing rules regulating pay, emoluments and other service conditions of all Government Employees. The department handles the work as provided in the Government of Punjab, Allocation of Business Rules, 2007. It has administrative control of the Punjab Infrastructure Development Board and Directorates of Treasuries & Accounts, National Small Savings, Financial Resources and Economic Intelligence, Institutional Finance &Banking, State Lotteries and Disinvestments.


The Directorate of Pensions and Welfare of Pensioners Punjab was set up on 1-8-1986 with the sale purpose of serving the retirees. The main function of the Directorate of Pensions & Welfare of Pensioners, Punjab is the redressal of grievances of the Pensioners, regarding their Pensionery benefits and to ensure expeditious disposal of their claims in this behalf by the concerned Departments and the Accountant General, Punjab. Every year a large number of pending pension cases are finalised with the efforts of this department. The objective is to visit the Government Offices located at Headquarters and also these located in the field for ensuring proper and expeditious implementation of the policies of the State Government relating to pension, service gratuity and ex-gratia grant, etc.