The Development Council for Pulp, Paper & Allied Industries is the highest body constituted by the Government of India to look in to the affairs of the pulp, paper and allied industries. The Council monitors the health of the industry at a macro level and helps the Government in formulation of policy and related rules for the benefit of the pulp & paper industry. The Council gets a budgetary provision against the cess funds collected by the Government of India. These cess grants are dedicated to the research & development (R&D) activities for the pulp, paper and allied industries.

Project Reports of the Cess Funded R&D Projects are available at: