In the administration of the above subjects, the Department task is broadly classified into 3 (three) categories -
General Supplies :- The main objective of the Department is to ensure regular supply of foodstuffs at reasonable price to the general public, particularly to the weaker sections of the society under the Public Distribution System in the State of Mizoram and to ensure supply of essential commodities at reasonable price to the public at large.
Legal Metrology :- The Legal Metrology department functions as a separate wing headed by the Joint Controller of Legal Metrology under the direct control of the Director, FCS&CA Department. Their main task is to check weights and measures.
Consumer Affairs :- To protect and promote consumer rights, State Consumer Disputes Redressal Forum known as “State Commission” at State level and 8 District Consumer Forumswere set up in all 8 Districts of the State.