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Govt.of India-Ministry of Labour & Employment

   Welcome to un-official Web Site of DGMS!! This site now has much more than Mines Safety and Occupational Health!! New Code of Coal Mines Regulations, 2017 has been notified and may be downloaded from link below!!! New code of Oil Mines Regulations, 2017 repealing Oil Mines Regulations, 1984 !!

Welcome to DGMS


Directorate General of Mines Safety, DGMS in short, is the Indian Government Regulatory agency for safety in mines and oil-fields.

The mission of the DGMS is to continually improve safety and health standards, practices and performance in the mining industry and upstream petroleum industry by implementing:

  • pro-active safety and health strategies;
  • continuous improvement of processes;
  • effective use of resources;
  • commitment and professional behaviour in its personnel.



Last updated on: 10-Aug-2018