National Investment and Manufacturing Zones (NIMZs) are an important instrumentality of the Policy. These zones have been conceived as large integrated industrial townships with state-of-art-infrastructure; land use on the basis of zoning; clean and energy efficient technology; necessary social infrastructure; skill development facilities, etc. to provide a conducive environment for manufacturing industries. So far Fourteen NIMZs have been granted in-principle approval outside the DMIC region, out of which NIMZs at Prakasam in Andhra Pradesh; Medak in Telangana and Kalinganagar, Jajpur district in Odisha have been granted final approval.
- Policy Guidelines (in searchable PDF/DOC) as amended upto 31.12.2016: Guidelines for establishment of National Investment and Manufacturing Zone (NIMZ) is Annexure-I.
- Press Notes and Press releases: The NMP was notified through a Press Note dated 4th November, 2011 which is Annexure-II.
- Circulars/Notifications/Orders with file name indicating subject line in a self-explanatory manner: Annexure-III.