Pursuant to the Law on Ministries, the following institutions are in charge of social inclusion policies in the Republic of Serbia: the Ministry of Labor, Employment, Veteran and Social Affairs, the Ministry of Health, the Ministry of Education, Science and Technological Development, the Ministry of Youth and Sports, the Ministry of Economy etc. Also, there are special organizations which tackle social inclusion policies: the Republic Secretariat for Public Policies, the Republic Statistical Office and the Institute for Social Insurance.
The Law on Local Governments regulates local government units, the criteria for their establishment, their competencies, bodies, supervision over their legal instruments and activities, the protection of local governments and other issue relevant to the exercise of rights and duties relevant to local governments. The Law prescribes that the Republic of Serbia and/or autonomous province, may delegate specific duties in their mandate to local governments.
Social inclusion policies are regulated by a set of sector regulations, such as: the Law on Social Welfare, the Law on Financial Support for Families with Children, the Law on Preventing Discrimination against Persons with Disabilities, the Anti-Discrimination Law, the Law on Gender Equality, the Law on Employment and Insurance in Case of Unemployment, the Law on Professional Rehabilitation and Employment of Persons with Disabilities, the Law on Foundations of the Education System, the Law on Health Protection, etc.