The Department of Industrial and Employment Relations (DIER) is a Maltese institution that seeks to protect the interest of parties in employment contracts while actively promoting a healthy employment relationship.
They trait various aspects of the Industrial and Employment Relations field, such as :
Conditions of Employment
The main activities of the department on conditions of employment are :
Informe about the conditions of employment in various sectors of the Maltese economy
Regulating employment contracts equally to ensure rights and obligations pertaining to each party.
Taking necessary steps to assist the parties involved in employment relationship whose employment relationship has been terminated
To foster and promote good practices inline with existing employment legislation.
Regarding the Industrial Relations :
And for the International Relations their activities are :