Functions and Responsibilities of Vigilance Department

Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of India (IRDAI) Vigilance Department is under the overall charge of the Chief Vigilance Officer (CVO). The main function of the Vigilance Department is to undertake preventive vigilance and anti-corruption measures as also investigate complaints /allegations having vigilance angle (as defined by the Central Vigilance Commission) against the employees of the Authority. The Vigilance Department also implements the various instructions issued by the Central Vigilance Commission (the Commission).

IRDAI celebrates Vigilance Awareness Week, every year, as per directions of the Commission.

In order to create greater awareness and participation of the public at large, the Commission has envisaged a concept of “Integrity Pledge” to enlist support and commitment of the citizens and other corporates/entities/firms, etc., especially in the private sector, to prevent and combat corruption. The pledges are available on the Commission’s website