Ministry of Commerce,Industry and Cooperatives


OUR VISION : Business Prosperity and Consumer Satisfaction

MISSION STATEMENT :Promotion of sustainable commercial and industrial growth through improved business Support policies and infrastructure


  • Initiation, formulation and evaluation of policies relating to Commerce and Industry
  • Formulation of policies and programmes for the promotion and development of cottage and small scale industries in the state
  • Liaison with the Federal Ministry of Industry (Trade and Investment) and other relevant government agencies on Industrial development, trade promotion and facilitation in Lagos State
  • Promotion and development of industrial Estates, Parks, Enterprise zones including maintenance of infrastructures therein
  • Liaison with relevant Industrial and Trade Groups and Associations
  • Annual organization of Eko Expo Trade Fair
  • Formulation and facilitation of State Government commercial activities
  • Supervision and monitoring of the development of Lekki Free Trade Zone (LFTZ) and associated projects including the Airports, Seaports, Industrial Parks, and Enterprise Zones
  • Supervision of Lagos State Consumer Protection Committee
  • Inspection and monitoring of factories and industrial concerns in the State
  • Supervision of Lekki Worldwide Investment Limited
  • Research and development with respect to the production of industrial project profile and business directories in the state
  • Research and Planning of State Industrial Master Plan
  • Supervision of Cooperative Societies
  • Supervision of Lagos State Cooperative College
  • Any other duty as may be assigned by the Governor.


  • Office of the Honourable Commissioner
  • Office of the Special Adviser
  • Administration and Human Resources
  • Commerce Department
  • Industry Department
  • Cooperatives Department
  • Accounts Department
  • Public Affairs Unit
  • Legal Unit
  • Planning Unit
  • Procurement Unit
  • ICT Unit
  • Audit Unit


Block 8, The Secretariat, Obafemi Awolowo Way, Alausa, Ikeja, Lagos