According to Rules of Business 2011, Social Welfare and Bait-ul-Maal Department performs the following functions:

  • Registration, technical assistance and monitoring of social welfare agencies
  • Social protection including institutional care, skill development and rehabilitation
  • Registration, assessment, training, employment, and rehabilitation of disabled persons
  • Eradication of social evils
  • Coordination with and grant-in-aid to non-governmental organizations engaged in the field of narcotics control and rehabilitation of drug addicts
  • Relief during calamities and emergencies
  • Financial assistance to poor and needy through Punjab Bait-ul-Maal