Arunachal Pradesh being a Protected Area, tourists are required to get an Inner Line Permit( ILP )/ Protected Area Permit. A number of entry formalities have been relaxed for foreign tourists. The permits can be obtained in following ways :-
I. For domestic tourists
Innerline Permits are issued by the Secretary (Political),Government of Arunachal Pradesh, Itanagar and respective Deputy Commissioner and Additional Deputy Commissioner of the Districts. These can also be obtained from Resident Commissioner's office/ Liaison Offices located at New Delhi, Calcutta, Guwahati, Shillong, Dibrugarh, Tezpur, North Lakhimpur, Jorhat.
II. For foreign tourists
The foreign tourists can obtain the Protected Area Permit from all Indian Missions abroad, Home Ministry, Govt. of India and Home Commissioners, Govt. of Arunachal Pradesh, Itanagar.
Addresses of Resident Commissioner's office and / Liaison Offices for issue of Inner Line Permit :
|1.Resident Commissioner, Govt. of Arunachal Pradesh Chanakyapuri, Kautilya Marg, New Delhi||011- 23013915 / 23013956 / 23913786(R)|
|2. Deputy Resident Commissioner, Govt. of Arunachal Pradesh Chowringhee Place, Calcutta, West Bengal||033- 23341243 / 23589865 (F)|
|3. Deputy Resident Commissioner, Govt. of Arunachal Pradesh Chandmari, Guwahati||0361-2452859/2456720|
|4. Liasion Officer ,Govt.of Arunachal Pradesh,Mohanbari, Dibrugarh, Assam||0373-282560,
|5. Liasion Officer , Govt. of Arunachal Pradesh Lilabari, North Lakhimpur, Assam||03752-222186|
|6. Liasion Officer,Govt. of Arunachal Pradesh Shillong-1 Meghalaya||0364-224247|
|7. Liasion Officer, Govt. of Arunachal Pradesh , Parvati Nagar, Tezpur, Assam||03712-220241|
|8. Liasion Officer , Govt. of Arunachal Pradesh, Jorhat (Rowriah), Assam||0376-2320724|
|9. All Deputy Commissioners can issue ILPs for their respecitve jurisdiction.||See Directory|
Relaxation of Protected Area Regime in Arunachal Pradesh