The website is owned and maintained by the Directorate General, Ministry of Shipping and it aims at the providing information about its responsibilities and the activities that come under the directorate. The website gives an overview of the need for the attached department and also the mission and vision that the department has put in front of the public. The websites show the organizational structure and the organizational map to show the presence of the offices of the department.
For the knowledge of the public, the website shows the information on the different acts such as Merchant Shipping Act and Rules and also Inland Vessels Act. These are provided for those relevant people who need these for some of their work. In addition, the website provides orders and notices sent by the top of the department to address various issues. Information on registration of ships and maritime security has also been provided.
To Know more visit http://dgshipping.gov.in