1. COMPACT & RESPONSIVE ADMINISTRATION
Chandigarh is a Union Territory with a compact, efficient, responsive Administration. There are only two main Secretaries to the Government in Chandigarh UT i.e. the Finance Secretary and the Home Secretary. A dynamic Administration is implementing a visionary Action Plan for holistic development of the City.
2. BEST QUALITY OF LIFE
Chandigarh is a planned city with a quality of life which is the best in the country. It is the cleanest and greenest city in the county. Short distances and excellent recreational facilities are other plus points.
The pro-active, vibrant set of policies including the IT-VISION 2010, the IT Enabled Service Policy and the SEZ Policy which are being implemented effectively.
4. QUALITY HUMAN RESOURCES
Human Resources availability in Chandigarh is second to none. Further up-gradation of Human Resources is being carried out as per the Hewitt Report through the C-TOSS Programme and other initiatives.
5. SINGLE WINDOW ADVANTAGE
The intervention of the Administration in the process of setting up of facilities by a company in Chandigarh is minimal. Wherever such intervention or facilitation is required by companies, Single Window committees have been set up to facilitate quick processing of applications and documents.
6. HOME TO WORLD CLASS INSTITUTIONS
Institutions of Excellence like Punjab University, CSIO, IMTECH, PGI, Punjab Engineering College and NIPER are located in the city & the vicinity. The SPIC-IBM & SPIC-Microsoft Centres are among the first of their kind in India.
7. QUALITY INFRASTRUCTURE
Excellent social and physical infrastructure including power, water, roads connectivity and presence of high quality Health and Educational Institutions. Basic & Technical Education is of the highest quality.
8. SEZ STATUS OF CTP
The Special Economic Zone Status of the Chandigarh Technology Park (CTP) is proving to be the biggest attraction for Companies planning to invest in the region.
9. GROWING INVESTMENT DESTINATION
Presence of leading Technology companies like Infosys in the Chandigarh Technology Park and DELL in neighboring Mohali. 60 Companies are registered with STPI and employ over 5000 professionals in and around Chandigarh.
10. LEADER IN E-READINESS & IT FOR SOCIETY
Chandigarh has been ranked amongst the leaders in the e-Readiness Survey of Govt. of India. The e-Sampark & Jan Sampark Programmes have been widely applauded and awarded IT for Society is the goal of the Administration.