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Government Offices in Delhi


Planning to visit Delhi soon? Are you in a fix and need to know about the Government Offices in Delhi? Then you have come to the right place.


The political and administrative district

In Delhi, most of the government buildings and official residences are located in New Delhi. For the uninitiated, New Delhi is the capital of India. It is the political and administrative district of Delhi. It was designed by the noted British architects Edwin Lutyens and Herbert Baker. The city was founded in 1911. But it was made the Indian capital when the country gained its independence from British rule on 15th August 1947.


Government buildings in Delhi

A number of government buildings are situated on Raisina Hill in New Delhi. These include the Indian Parliament and the Rashtrapati Bhavan. Various imposing government offices and buildings are situated on the iconic road Rajpath. The Secretariat Building is divided into two buildings, the North Block and the South Block. The buildings are spread on two sides of this road. It houses several key ministries of the Indian Government like:

  • The Prime Minister's Office
  • The Ministry of Defense (MoD)
  • The Ministry of External Affairs (MEA)
  • The Ministry of Finance (MoF)
  • The Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA)


The South Block contains the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) and the Ministry of Defence (MoD). The North Block has the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) and the Ministry of Finance (MoF).


Government Offices in Delhi

If you are in Delhi government offices would not be hard to locate if you have these addresses in hand. This list also contains the addresses and contact numbers of several foreign embassies in Delhi.


Embassy of United Kingdom

Address : 
Shanti Path
Chanakya Puri, Delhi 110021
Contact number: 687-2161/2
E-mail: postmaster.NewDelhi@fco.gov.uk

Embassy of Canada

Address : 
7/8, Shantipath
Chanakyapuri, Delhi 110021
Contact number: 51782000
E-mail: domcan.delhi@delhi01.x400.gc.ca.

Embassy of USA

Address : 
Shanti Path
Chanakya Puri, Delhi 110021
Contact number: 24198000
E-mail: NDBOXMEA@state.gov

Embassy of U A E

Address : 
E P - 12
Chandragupta Marg
Chanakyapuri, Delhi 110021
Contact number: 2467-0945/0830

Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority

Address : 
Gate No. 3
Jeevan Tara Building, First Floor
Sansad Marg, Delhi - 110001

Airports Authority of India

Address : 
Rajiv Gandhi Bhawan
Safdarjung Airport, Delhi - 110003

Ministry Of Civil Aviation

Address : 
Room No. 254, 'B' Block
2nd Floor, Rajiv Gandhi Bhawan
Safdarjung Airport, Delhi - 110003

Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited

Address : 
BHEL House, Siri Fort
Khel Gaon, Siri Fort Road
Delhi - 110049

NTPC Limited

Address : 
NTPC Bhawan, SCOPE Complex,
Institutional Area, Lodhi Road,
Lodhi Road, Delhi - 110003

Ministry of Textiles

Address : 
West Block No.7
R.K.Puram, Delhi - 110066

Ministry of Culture

Address : 
Room No. 334 C Wing Shastri Bhawan
Dr. Rajendra Prasad Road
New Delhi - 110 001

Ministry of External Affairs

Address : 
Akbar Bhavan, Patiala House
ISIL Building & Shastri Bhavan
New Delhi - 110 001

New Delhi Regional Passport Office

Address : 
Hudco Trikoot-3
Bhikaji Cama Place
R.K.Puram
New Delhi - 110066

These are some of the main government offices in Delhi.