The Directorate of J&K FCS&CA is responsible for
the formulation of policies for Monitoring Prices, availability of
essential commodities, Consumer Movement in the State and Controlling of statutory bodies like Bureau of Indian
Standards (BIS) and Weights and Measures. The Department is
entrusted with the following works:-
Prevention of Black-marketing and Maintenance of Supply of
Essential Commodities Act, 1980 (7 of 1980). Persons subjected
to detention there under. Regulation of Packaged Commodities.