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Guidelines for Indian Government Websites

These guidelines have been developed by National Informatics Centre (NIC) and adopted by Department of Administrative reforms and Public Grievances (DARPG). Guidelines address the entire lifecycle of a website, web portal/application right from its conceptualisation to design, development, maintenance and management.

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  • Web Ratna Awards 2014
  • GIGW Handbook
  • GIGW received Gold Award in ICT category at Skoch Digital Inclusion Awards 2012


To help you make your website compliant to the Guidelines for Indian Government Websites we provide following support services:

GIGW Hand Book

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Online Survey: Revision of Guidelines for Indian Government Websites

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Compliant website

Showcasing the website that have met the mandatory requirement of the guidelines.

Tools and Resources

This section lists some of the tools that may be used to check the webpages for compliance.

Government Communications

Government orders, follow-up actions and initiatives for implementation of guidelines.