Department of Printing & Statioanary undertakes the printing and binding Department of Printing & Statioanary undertakes the printing and binding requirements of the entire departments of Union Territory administration as well as other institutions working at Lakshadweep. Private printing works are also undertaking on advance payment of printing charges.Lakshadweep Govt.Press was started fucntioing at Calicut during 1965 and later it was shifted to Kavaratti on 1983. Now apart from the Headquarter Press are Unit Presses in all islands except Bitra. Printing work like Lakshadweep Gazette, Lakshadweep Times Note Books, Telephone Directories, Posters and Multicolour pamphlets, Basics Statistics, Electoral rolls, Forms and Registers, Ballot paper etc. are carring by this department. Identity Cards to Govt. Officials,Pensioners, Panchayat Membors limited copies of Times of India by down loading from the site etc are also carried from Lakshadeep Govt.Press.