Policy and Objectives:
STP & EHTP Scheme is governed under Foreign Trade Policy (FTP) & Handbook of Procedures (HOBP)
(a) To promote the development and export of software and software services including Information Technology (I.T.) Enabled Services/ Bio-IT.
(b) To provide statutory and other promotional services to the exporters by implementing Software Technology Park/ Electronics and Hardware Technology Park Schemes and other such schemes which may be formulated and entrusted by the Government from time to time.
(c) To provide data communication services including value added services to IT / IT Enabled Services related industries.
(d) To promote micro, small and medium entrepreneurs by creating conducive environment for entrepreneurship in the field of IT / IT Enabled Services.