Gujarat is a goal oriented
State and claims to strive for securing
the welfare of people. Independence of judiciary
is one of the basic features of our Constitution
but for smooth, efficient and effective
functioning of justice delivery system, it is
very imperative to have a conducive
infrastructure and suitable work environment.
In order to improve the
pace of development, the Government in Legal
Department has focused its efforts on a few key
areas and has taken them up as a mission.
Our commitment towards reforms in the
To establish new
courts and provide them all modern infrastructural
To assist the courts
to reduce the arrears of cases by framing Scheme
and Rules for Evening Courts.
To establish E-courts
and Technology courts in the State of
To augment IT
applications and implement IWDMS (Integrated
Workflow and Document Management System) in the
Legal Department and its affiliated
To repeal outdated
laws and enact new laws to meet with the changing
needs of the Society.
To motivate other
Departments of Government to weed out infructuous
cases and to settle cases through ADR mechanisms
like Lok Adalats, Arbitration, Conciliation and
To create legal
awareness and hold Lok Adalats under the aegis of
Gujarat State Legal Service Authority.
To streamline and make
offices of Law Officers more effective under the
new Law Officers Rules.
To implement High
Court expansion project.
To provide better
administration of Public Trust properties through
We shall strive to
adapt the implementation of our programmes and
policies into a mission mode to make the system of
administration of justice more efficient and