RA Minister of Labor and Social Affairs
In office since
27 September 2016
Ministry of Labor and Social Affairs
The Republic of Armenia Ministry of Labor and Social Affairs is a republican body of executive authority, which elaborates and implements the policies of the Republic of Armenia Government in the labor and social security sectors.
First Deputy Minister:
Government Building 3, Republic Square, Yerevan 0010
Standalone Units and State Agencies
Head: Armen Soghoyan
The Medical-Social Expertise Agency is a republican body of executive power incorporated with the Ministry of Labor and Social Affairs, which by law, and in specific cases envisaged by the legislation of the Republic of Armenia, provides medical and social services on behalf of the Republic of Armenia.
The Agency’s responsibilities involve acknowledgement of disability, definition of disability groups, identification of disability causes, as well as establishment of duration and expiry. The Agency can extend the period of temporary inactivity in the manner established by law. The Agency specifies forms of social protection and working conditions for disabled persons, issues eligibility recommendations for them to perform a specific job, etc.
Head: Artak Mangasaryan
«State Employment Service» agency provides employment-related services in the field of public employment regulation functions, national and regional programs for employment.
Head: Artak Ghazaryan
The Social Security Service of the Ministry of Labor and Social Affairs is a public body, which in accordance with the legislation of the Republic of Armenia provides services in the field of social security.