Goa is a tiny emerald land on the west coast of India. A very striking feature of Goa is the harmonious relationship among various religious communities, who have lived together peacefully for generations. Though a late entrant to the planning process, Goa has emerged as one of the most developed States in India and even achieved the ranking of one of the best states in India with regards to investment environment and infrastructure.
NIC Goa State Centre was established in 1989. The Center was functioning from the North Goa District Collectorate. There are 2 districts in Goa: North Goa and South Goa. North Goa District Informatics Centre (DIC) was established in 1989.South Goa District Informatics Centre (DIC) was established in 1990. A Computer Cell in the Secretariat was established in 1993, to cater to the requirements of Secretariat. This center is equipped with state of the art Data Center with SAN and Network Operation Center connecting both District Collectorates and all 11 Taluka Offices with Leased Lines. The Goa Government Computer Centre was merged with NIC in October 1994 .NIC Goa State Centre and NIC District Centres at both the Collectorates cater to the ICT needs of Government of Goa as well as various Central Government nodal offices within Goa.