Printing and Stationery Department is a Service Department.
The printing work of the States of Punjab, Haryana, Himachal
Pradesh and various offices of Government of India and the
Union Territory of Chandigarh is being executed by the Press
on Payment basis.
Stationery office deals with purchase, storage and supply of
Stationery items. Supply of Stationery is done on allotment
basis to Chandigarh Administration offices and payment to other
Typewriter workshop undertakes procurement of Typewriters and
Duplicating Machines for the offices of Union Territory of
Chandigarh and carries out their servicing.
The functions of the Forms and Publication section are to get
arrange printing, storage and supply of forms, registers,
Departmental Standard and non standard forms, A&T Forms and
Universal Forms are supplied to all the offices of the Union
Territory of Chandigarh free of cost and to other offices on
The Government Press has executed jobs worth Rs.
3,36,27,931/- for the various Government Departments during the
period 1-04-2006 to 28-2-2007. Stationery Branch has supplied
stationery worth Rs. 46,28,044/- to various Government
Departments during the period of 01-04-2006 to 28-2-2007 against
cash payment and Rs. 41,74,325/- against allotment.
Forms and Publication Branch has supplied forms and
publications worth Rs. 91,34,262/- to various Government
departments during the period of 01-04-2006 to 28-2-2007.
Apprenticeship scheme for printing trades is in force in the
Press and total 14 Apprentices are being imparted training in
Seminars on workers participation in management are being
held in this Press periodically.
There was complete Industrial peace in the Department during
the period under report.