Vision & Mission


Develop the Inter-State Council Secretariat as a vibrant organization to support Centre-State and Inter-State coordination and cooperation in India.


  • Create a strong institutional framework to promote and support cooperative federalism in the country.
  • Activate the Inter-State Council and Zonal Councils by organizing its regular meetings.
  • Facilitate consideration of all pending and emerging issues of Centre State and Inter-State relations by the Zonal Councils and Inter- State Council.
  • Develop a sound system of monitoring the implementation of the recommendations of the Inter-State Council and Zonal Councils.