The main function of the Finance Department is management of State Finances. It is responsible for proper deployment of State’s Finances and ensures maintenance of accounts of all the financial transactions. It also acts as an advisory department. It advises other Departments of Secretariat in matters relating to financial rules, pension rules, fundamental rules, financial procedures and the application of principles of sound and prudent financial management. The Finance Department is also responsible for the administration of the fiscal policy of the State.