Established in 1988, Punjab State Centre of National Informatics Centre (NIC-Punjab) has been instrumental in bringing ICT culture in Punjab government. With a focus on building IT interfaces to facilitate citizen-friendly and transparent government, NIC has made significant contributions in improving service delivery by a number of departments including:


·         Revenue

·         District administration

·         Rural Development

·         Finance

·         Agriculture

·         Employment

·         Elections

·         Social Welfare

·         Food & Civil Supplies

·         Courts

eProcurement, Technical Education Counselling, SUWIDHA and PRISM are our latest initiatives which have revolutionized the way government provides services to its customers. Service counters have been established across the state at district and sub-district level promising and providing committed service delivery. NIC Punjab has also embraced Mobile technology to reach the masses.


NIC-Punjab has offices at state and district levels within government complexes so as to have a very close coordination with the government. NIC provides the following services:


¨       Technical Consultancy

¨       Software Development & Maintenance

¨      Networking infrastructure (NICNET) and Video Conferencing

¨       Technical Support for Implementation

¨       Domain Name Registration

¨       Web Hosting

--      Training

Major Achievements

  • Web-based Counselling for PSBTE (Punjab State Technical Education Board)
  • Web-based Counselling for PTU (Punjab Technical University)
  • GePNIC(Government eProcurement software)
  • SUWIDHA (Single User-friendly WIndow Disposal Help-line for Applicants)
  • PRISM (Property Registration Information System Module)
  • National Knowledge Network (NKN)
  • VAHAN (Vehicle Registration System)
  • SARATHI (Driving License Issuance System for Transport department)
  • Permits
  • National Permit Portal
  • MESS (Monitoring of Elections System through SMS
  • CIPA (Common Integrated Police Application)
  • BIS (Budget Information System)
  • AIS (Affidavit Issuance System)
  • SSIS (Social Security Information System)
  • Arms Licenses Issuance System (ALIS)
  • Establishment of LAN (Local Area Network) in Punjab Secretariat, Punjab Mini Secretariat.
  • VC (Video conferencing)
  • AGMARKNET (Agriculture Produce Marketing Information Network)
  • DISE (District Information System for Election)
  • eCourts Mission Mode Project
  • CCMS (Court Cases Monitoring System)
  • CoIS (Courts Information System)
  • OAS (Office Automation Suite)
  • E-Kiosks
  • eEntryPass in Punjab Civil Secretariat
  • Birth & Death Issuance System (BDIS)
  • MAREG (Marriage Registration Information System)
  • MARRCIS (Marriage-ability Certificate Issuance System)
  • DACNET (Department of Agriculture and Cooperation Network)
  • CONFONET (Consumer Forums Network)
  • PAPMIS (Punjab Agricultural Produce Management Information System)
  • BPIS (Bus Passes Issuance System)
  • Immigration Check post Computerization: Implemented at Amritsar check post.
  • MIS for Cooperative societies, MIS of Pay Anomalies
  • Census Applications (Industries, Population, Education, Agriculture etc)
  • COPIS (Copying branch Information System)
  • ADIS (Atta Dal Information System)
  • Connectivity for Deptt. Of POST (DOPT)
  • DSMS (District Scheme Monitoring System)
  • CIS (Certificate Issuance System)
  • HCIS (Handicap Certificate Issuance System)
  • FTS (File Tracking System)
  • NPI (National Portal of India)
  • MG-NREGA (National Rural Employment Guarantee Act 2005)
  • Socio Economic and Caste Census-2011[SECC
  • Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojna (PMGSY)
  • National Social Assistance Programme (NSAP)
  • MCTS(Mother and Child Tracking System)
  • Electronic File (eFILE)
  • Eight All India Education Survey (8th AISES)
  • Border Area Development Plan (BADP)
  • National Animal Disease Reporting System
  • Online Scholarship Management System (OSMS)
  • iTISP (Integrated Treasuries Information System of Punjab)
  • Integrated Scheme Monitoring System (ISMS) for Department of Water Supply and Sanitation (DWSS)
  • Technical/implementation support to Passport office, Regional Provident Fund Commissioner, Press Information Bureau, Food Corporation of India, General Post Office/Postal Life Insurance, Registrar of Companies, Director General of Foreign Trade, State PWD department for PMGSY (Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojna).

Web Services

  • Websites of 17 Districts of Punjab
  • Official Web Site of Govt. of Punjab
  • Official e-mail server for Govt of Punjab
  • Dynamic web site of Regional Passport Offices in Punjab
  • Intranet for Secretariat LAN
  • WebQMS (Web Based Quality Management System): Web based Quality Management System for NIC
  • NIC Punjab Website (
  • Domain Name Registration
  • Security Auditing
  • Website Hosting
  • VPN Services (Remote Publishing facilities)

Geographical Information System

  • Digitization of village level maps for all the seventeen districts.
  • Linkage of digitized maps with village directory database.

Future Activities and Projects

  • Centralised Public Grievance System
  • eProcurement replication
  • ePanchayat
  • PlanPlus replication
  • Vahan/Sarthi replication
  • State/Nation register of vehicles/Licenses mGovernance
  • File Tracking System Replication
  • Migration to Open Source
  • Computerization of Jails
  • eFile implementation in Punjab Government
  • eScholarship implementation
  • Result Frame Work Document Management System
  • RTI-MIS implementation
Room No. 109,Ground Floor,Punjab Mini Secretariat,Sector 9, Chandigarh