The India Evangelical Lutheran Church, shortly IELC, is a society registered under the TamilNadu Societies Registration Act in 1959. It was established in 1895 by Missouri Evangelical Lutheran India Mission, United States of America. It is purely a religious body.

The Central Business Office, shortly CBO, of the IELC is at K.P. Road, Nagercoil, Kanyakumari District, Tamilnadu.

The properties of the IELC vests with IELC Trust Association, a company registered under the Companies Act. The Office of the IELC Association is located in the same building where the CBO is situated.

The Hon’ble High Court of Madras appointed Justice D. Hariparanthaman, a retired Judge of Madras High Court as the Administrator of IELC by an Order dated 31.07.2018.

The office of the Administrator is at No. 47, Eldams Road, Teynampet, Chennai – 18.

The Secretary to the Administrator is Mr. M. Karunakaran, Advocate.