It is responsible for projecting the Policies, Programmes and Welfare Schemes of DGR regarding resettlement and welfare of ex-servicemen, widows and their dependants through its publications, brochures, leaflets and advertisements. Regular Publication include :-

These publications are distributed to Service Headquarters, Command Headquarters, Regimental Centres, DRZs, Record Offices, Rajya Sainik Boards/Zila Sainik Boards, ECHS Polyclinics and Ex-servicemen, free of cost.

The Directorate also interacts with the print and electronic media after obtaining clearance from Directorate of Public Relations, Ministry of Defence.

Directorate provides publicity material regarding DGR schemes at Army Melas, ESM rallies, Defence Pension Adalats, wherever there is a concentration of ESM

Publicity Directorate is the nodal agency for implementation of policies relating to progressive use of Hindi in official work in DGR.