NALCO is a commercial organization and policies formulated by it relate to its internal management and control. All its policies are formulated in compliance with the provisions of all applicable statutes, rules, regulations and guidelines issued by Government/statutory authorities from time to time. Since NALCO follows DPE guidelines and other extant guidelines from Govt. of India, it is construed that there is public participation/contribution. NALCO’s policies are also influenced by guidelines given by various Parliamentary Committees that will ensure contribution from the public in its policy decision.