The Association carries out the following responsibilities:
- Functions relating to the recruitment, deployment and management of all categories of Manpower.
- Liaising with all relevant governmental agencies having oversight functions over labour recruitment and all other related issues.
- Liaising with employers, workers organisations and any other organisation or individuals in Nigeria in furtherance of its objectives.
- Liaising with international bodies, governmental agencies in furtherance of its objectives.
- Acting in an advisory capacity to national and international bodies on all matters relating to labour recruitment, and the Association’s objectives.
- All such other activities and functions as will further the course of the Association.