The Department of Tourism, Government of Assam is the nodal agency in framing policies and programmes for the development and promotion of Tourism in Assam. The Department consults and collaborates with the stakeholders for balanced development of the sector.
Assam's Tourism Department was established in the year 1958. It has come a long way since it's humble beginning with today Tourism in the state having gained universal acceptance as a potent engine for comprehensive socio – economic development.
Tourism Department are responsible for monitoring the implementation of projects for which financial assistance is sanctioned both by the centre as well as the state.