Website Policies

Copyright Policy

Material featured on this Portal may be reproduced free of charge after taking proper permission by sending a mail to us. However, the material has to be reproduced accurately and not to be used in a derogatory manner or in a misleading context. Wherever the material is being published or issued to others, the source must be prominently acknowledged. However, the permission to reproduce this material shall not extend to any material which is identified as being copyright of a third party. Authorization to reproduce such material must be obtained from the departments/copyright holders concerned.

Privacy Policy

We do not collect personal information for any purpose other than to respond to users (for example, to respond to your queries). If users choose to provide us with personal information like filling out a Feedback form with an e-mail address or postal address, and submitting it to us through the website, we use that information to respond to users message, and to help users get the information requested.

Hyperlink Policy

Links to external websites/portals
In this section under website (, you may find web links to other websites / portals. These links have been placed for your convenience. Department of Official Language is not responsible for the contents and reliability of the linked websites and does not necessarily endorse the views expressed in them or on websites reachable through their published web links. Mere presence of the link or its listing on this website should not be assumed as endorsement of any kind. We cannot guarantee that these links will work at all times and we have no control over availability / non-availability of these linked pages.

All hyperlink contents are checked manually on monthly basis to ensure the accuracy of hyper-linked contents and its log is maintained along with broken link report for future reference.

Links to Department Website by other websites
Prior permission is required before hyperlinks are directed from any website/portal to this site. Permission for the same, stating the nature of the content on the pages from where the link has to be given and the exact language-text of the Hyperlink should be obtained by sending a request at .

Terms and Conditions

This website belongs to the Department of Official Language, Ministry of Home Affairs, Government of India. Site Hosted & Maintained by National Informatics Centre and Contents provided by Department of Official Language, Ministry of Home Affairs, Government of India. Though all efforts have been made to ensure the accuracy and currency of the content on 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 information posted on this website could include hypertext links or pointers to information created and maintained by non-Government/private organizations. Department of Official Language is providing these links and pointers solely for user information and convenience. When user select a link to an outside website and are leaving the 'Department of Official Language website' and are subject to the privacy and security policies of the owners/sponsors of the outside website.