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Copyright policy

The contents of this website may not be reproduced partially or fully, without due permission from Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade . If referred to as a part of another publication, the sources must be appropriately acknowledged. The contents of this website cannot be used ,in any misleading or objectionable context.


Hyperlinking policy

Links to external websites/portals

At many places in this website, you shall find links to other websites/portals. The links have been placed for your convenience. DPIIT is not responsible for the contents and reliability of the linked websites and does not necessarily endorse the views expressed in them. Mere presence of the link or its listing on this Portal should not be assumed as endorsement of any kind. We cannot guarantee that these links will work all the time and we have no control over availability of linked pages.

Links to DIPP-Website by other websites

We do not object to you linking directly to the information that is hosted on this site and no prior permission is required for the same. However, we would like you to inform us about any links provided to this Portal so that you can be informed of any changes or updations therein. Also, we do not permit our pages to be loaded into frames on your site. The pages belonging to this site must load into a newly opened browser window of the User.


Privacy policy


Your privacy on the Internet is of the utmost importance to us. Since we gather certain types of information about the users of the DPIIT website and services, we want to ensure that you fully understand the terms and conditions surrounding the capture and use of that information. This privacy statement discloses what information we gather and how we use it.

What information does DIPP site collect?

If you register for an email newsletter or join a discussion group (when these services are made available) you will be asked for personal information, such as your name, address, email address, organization, etc. This information is for technical and customer administration of the site only and is not shared with any third party.

Non-personally identifiable information

Non-personally identifiable information is only a summary of visitor behavior. Examples include statistics on which pages are most popular and which are least popular. The information collected cannot be traced back to a particular user. The purpose of this data collection is to enable DPIIT to better understand the preferences of its visitors and improve its site and services. This information is never connected with any personal information you may supply to us if you register on our website.

Use of cookies

When you register for one of our services (when made available) DPIIT site sets a cookie, a small bit of code stored on your computer's hard drive that enables us to manage your subscriptions and online profile. By setting this cookie, DIPP site will remember you the next time you visit and will not ask you for information that you have already provided. You are always free to decline or turn off our cookies if your browser permits, although in that case you may not be able to use certain features on the site and may be required to re-enter information more frequently to use certain services on the website.

IP Address

DPIIT also records your IP address, which is the Internet address of your computer, and information such as your browser type and operating system. This information helps us learn about the geographical distribution of our website visitors and the technology they use to access our site. This information is never connected with the personal information you supply to us if you register on our website.


DPIIT site employs a range of technologies to protect the information maintained on our systems from loss, misuse, unauthorized access or disclosure, alteration, or destruction.

Security Notice

For site security and to ensure that this service remains available to all users at all times, this computer system employs software programs to monitor network traffic in order to identify unauthorized attempts to upload or change information, or otherwise cause damage.

Unauthorized attempts to upload information or change information on this service are strictly prohibited and may be punishable by law. If monitoring reveals evidence of possible criminal activity, such evidence may be shared with law enforcement agencies.

Notification of Changes

DPIIT reserves the right to change the privacy policy at any time and without notice to any user. If there are any changes to this privacy policy, they will be posted only on the website at: DPIIT

Terms And Conditions

This website is maintained by National Informatics Centre for the Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade , Government of India. Though all efforts have been made to ensure the accuracy and correctness of the content of this website, the same should not be construed as a statement of law or used for any legal purposes. These terms and conditions shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the Indian Laws. Any dispute arising under these terms and conditions shall be subject to the jurisdiction of the courts of India. The formation posted on this website could include hypertext links or pointers to information created and maintained by non-government/private organizations. The department’s website is providing these links and pointers solely for your information and convenience. When a link is selected to an outside website, you are leaving the Department of Industrial Policy & Promotion website and are subject of the privacy and security policies of the owners/ sponsors of that outside website.

Contribution, Moderation and Approval Policy (CMAP)

Content Review Policy (CRP)

Content Archival Policy (CAP)

Website security Policy for DPIIT website

The DPIIT website is hosted on the servers of National Informatics Centre (NIC). Therefore, all security issues related to the website of this Department will be addressed by the NIC. NIC may carryout required security audits as and when required, as per security guidelines.

Website Monitoring Policy

NIC will monitor the DPIIT website periodically to address and fix the quality and compatability issues namely, performance, functionality, broken links, traffic analysis and feedback from visitors. The NIC team will also suitably advise the Web Information Manager on these issues

Contingency Management

The DPIIT website need to be functional and running at all times to provide information and services to the users. The DPIIT website is hosted on the NIC servers and NIC will make efforts to minimize the downtime of the website as far as possible by taking immediate steps as and when required. In eventualities like defacement/hacking of the site, data corruption, hardware/software crash and natural disasters, NIC will make all efforts to restore the site in the shortest possible time. It is the responsibility of NIC to keep the website data at a disaster recovery site located at a remote location for recovery purposes.