This report presents policymakers with a set of recommendations to advance the design policy in India. The guidelines provided herein are arrived upon after in-depth analysis of successful policy interventions in Denmark, Germany, Japan, South Korea, Sweden, Switzerland, UK, USA. The key insights and best practices shared in the report make it the ideal blueprint to create new policies upon. It also showcases how design can be integrated in the existing policies of the country to strengthen them further. A well-rounded policy can put India on the design-world map, while solving key internal challenges.