About Department

The Inspectorate of Electricity

The Inspectorate of Electricity comes into existence since the inception of the full-fledged State of Meghalaya on 21st January, 1972. It was created primarily for the administration of the Indian Electricity Act and Rules. It is technically and administratively manned by the Senior Electrical Inspector and assisted by the Inspector of Electricity, Asstt. Electrical Inspector, Electrical Tester and ministerial Staff

The works under the Indian Electricity Act and Rules are mostly technical and regulatory in nature; Inspection and testing are being carried out on all the electrical installation throughout the State. The Inspectorate also rendered technical assistance to various Government Department where technical hand is not available.