Environmental Information System
State of Environment
Environmental Awareness
National River Conservation
National Lake Conservation
Coastal Disaster Risk Reduction Project (CDRRP)
Climate Change Cell




  What's News
 News & Events
"Appeal of the Director of Environment on National Pollution Control Day 2018" Clickhere

"Appeal of the Director of Environment on World Fisheries Day 2018" Clickhere

"Diwali Pledge" Clickhere

"Appeal of the Director of Environment on World Wildlife Week 2018" Clickhere

"Environmental Award for Best Ad-films on Environmental Protection" Clickhere

"State of Environment Report For Tamil Nadu" Clickhere

"Tamil Nadu State Environment Policy 2017" Clickhere

"TNSAPCC documents" Clickhere

"Hon'able CM congragulating Department of Environment for Best State ENVIS Centre Award" Clickhere

"The bribery is against the Law. The complaints about corruption may be sent to the Directorate of Vigilance and Anti-corruption, Chennai-28"






1. Environmental Award for Best Ad-films.....kindly Clickhere

2. Display of Information Boards ........ kindly  Clickhere

3. Awareness Activities in Coastal Districts.......kindly Clickhere

4. Message on Wheels ......kindly Clickhere

Welcome To Department of Environment
About Us:

The Department of Environment was created in 1995 as the Nodal Department for dealing with environmental management of the State. The Department of Environment (DoE) is the nodal Agency for planning, promotion, coordination and overseeing the implementation of all the aspects of environment other than those dealt with Tamil Nadu Pollution Control Board.

Implementation of National River Conservation Plan (NRCP) for the abatement of pollution in Cauvery, Vaigai, Tamiraparani rivers and Chennai City waterways.
Implementation of National Lake Conservation Plan (NLCP) for the abatement of pollution in the selected lakes.
To carry out various Environmental awareness programmes for school students, through National Green Corps (NGC) and Eco-Clubs.
To enforce the provisions of the Coastal Regulation Zone (CRZ) Notification.
To provide web-based environmental information through Environmental Information System (ENVIS) on State of Environment and related issues of Tamil Nadu.
Preparation of State of Environment (SoE) Report, SoE Atlas SoE Video and Photo Catalogue of Tamil Nadu.
Department of Environment
Ground Floor, Panagal Buildings
1, Jeenis Road , Saidapet, Chennai - 600 015
Telephone : +91-44-24336421 Fax : +91-44-24336594. E-mail :
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