The Department of Information and Publicity, Government of Goa is a nodal agency for dissemination of information on policies and programmes of the government through print, electronic and traditional media.
The Department plays a pivotal role in the promotion of schemes and policies that lead to a greater and better understanding between the Government and the people. It also works as communication medium between the government and media and initiate measures to take the welfare schemes at the doorsetps of the people.
The Department of Information and Publicity is headed by Director, who is Head of Department and assisted by Joint Director of Information & Publicity who is Head of Office. There are two Information Officers in the department looking after advertisements, films, field publicity etc. There is a sub office of the Department at Margao, catering to the publicity needs of the Government in South Goa District.