Welcome to H.P.Commission for Protection of Child Rights

Himachal Pradesh Commission for Protection of Child Rights was set up under the Commission for Protection of Child Act, 2005 vide notification issued by the Govt of H.P. on 27.04.2013. It has six members and a Chairperson. The office of the Commission is at Sharma Bhawan,Phase-III,Below BCS,New Shimla-171009. .

The Commission’s Mandate is to ensure that all Laws, Policies, Programmes and Administrative Mechanisms are in consonance with the Child Rights perspective as enshrined in the Constitution of India. The Act empowers the Commission to act as a Civil Court to undertake suo-moto enquiry and also look into complaints related to deprivation and violation of child rights . The Commission is actively and effectively monitoring rescue & rehabilitation of child labour specially involving migrant children, cases falling under Right to Education, medical crisis in schools, children’s right to play in parks, promotion of adoption of girl child, prevention of sexual abuse of children, checking child trafficking, children in need of care and protection etc.