Delhi Bharatiya Chikitsa Parishad is an autonomous statutory body under the Health and family Welfare department, Government of NCT of Delhi constituted for the purpose by an Act of Legislative assembly of NCT of Delhi in the 49th year of Republic of India as the DBCP Act, 1998.
In exercise of powers conferred under sub-section (3) of Section 1 of the said act (Delhi Act No. 4 of 1999), the Lt. Governor of the National Capital Territory of Delhi notified that the said Act shall come into force with effect from 1st January 2001 in the National Capital Territory of Delhi vide notification no. F 22/42/98-H&FW-II/2455-2461 dated 01.01.2001.