The ISS division, Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation is the cadre controlling authority and concerned with all the matters pertaining to the service including recruitment, promotion and manpower planning etc. it also deals with administrative matters of ISS officers.
Functions as the Cadre Controlling Authority to manage the Indian Statistical Service and including matters like, career and manpower planning
In its large nodal role, it acts as the formulator of policy of the ISS service matters ensuring that certain accepted standards and norms, as laid down by it in accordance with DoPT/DoLA etc,
This Division is responsible for regulation of service conditions, posting/transfers, deputation of personnel as well as other related issues.