Inception 

The Office of Tibet was officially registered on January 12, 1998 under the Companies Act 1973 of the Republic of South Africa, bearing registration number 98/00792/08 (ASSOCIATION INCORPORATED UNDER SECTION 21). 

It serves as the official agency of His Holiness the Dalai Lama and Central Tibetan Administration, which has its seat at a small town of Dharamsala,located in the north Indian State of Himachal Pradesh. The Office of Tibet is manned by two officials viz. an Executive Director and a Deputy Secretary.