National Informatics Center (NIC) is a premier Science & Technology Institute of the Government of India established in 1976 to provide e-Government/e-Governance solutions by adopting best practices, integrated services and global solutions in the government sector. Later the establishment of NIC was expanded by establishing offices at the Government level and all District Administration level of all the States/Union Territories all over India.
Through digital technology, NIC has played a vital role as an active catalyst and facilitator in the information science development program in governments at the national, state and district levels, enabling them to take policy decisions to create knowledge societies – societies that Can exploit the knowledge to gain competitive advantage by utilizing the opportunities provided.NIC has been instrumental in the adoption of Information Technology (IT) and Communication Technology to reach India by implementing IT applications in social and public administration. NIC Himachal Pradesh (NIC HP) started its functioning and operations in 1988 by setting up offices at the state government level and at all district administration levels. Later NIC HP offices were established in Himachal Pradesh Legislative Assembly, Himachal Pradesh High Court and Himachal Pradesh Institute of Public Administration.
NIC Himachal Pradesh Consultancy, network support, technical assistance and designing, development in IT related areas for all pillars of State Government through National, State and District level initiatives of NIC to support e-Governance services , providing the implementation. Various initiatives of Digital India to improve the delivery of e-services.