The LGSC was established under the Local Government Service Commission (LGSC) Act No. 37 of 1975 which came into force on 18 August 1983. The Local Government Service Commission is an independent Commission and its expenses are charged on the Consolidated Fund.
The Commission is vested with the exclusive right of appointment, promotion, disciplinary control, removal from office and approval of retirement in respect of all Local Government Officers.
- Composition of the Commission
The Chairperson and 4 other members were appointed by the President under Section 5 of the LGSC Act.
Dr. Chrishna Nand BISSOONAUTHSING, G.O.S.K
Members: Mr. Prithivirajsing MUNRAKHUN, O.S.K
Mr. Aboobakar Sidick KHODABUX, O.S.K
Mr. George Clency CHARLES
- Vision: To be recognised as an organisation aiming at establishing excellence in all matters relating to Human Resource Management and Human Resource Development in the Local Government Service.
- Mission: To provide qualified and suitable human resources to Local Authorities in a timely manner.
We deliver our services with the highest level of professionalism.
We uphold the highest standards of professional ethics.
Our decisions are based on
meritocracy and on rigorous analysis of factual information and evidence.
We are committed to protect the confidentiality of information made available to the Commission.
We always act in good faith and emphasise on the truth.