The Commissionerate of Municipal Administration is the nodal department responsible for coordinating and supervising the functions of all Municipalities and Municipal Corporations in the State except the Corporation of Chennai. The Commissionerate of Municipal Administration is headed by the Commissioner of Municipal Administration and assisted by Joint Commissioners, Additional Directors, Joint Directors and 7 Regional Directors of Municipal Administration (one each for Chengalpattu, Vellore, Salem, Tiruppur, Thanjavur, Madurai and Tirunelveli regions.
The population of the Corporations (except Chennai Corporation) as per census 2011, is 80,65,843 accounting for 11.18% of the total population of the State and 23.08% of the Urban population and the annual growth rate is 1.10%. The total area under the Corporations (except Chennai Corporation) is 1278.34 sq.km. which constitutes 9.38 % of the total urban area of the State.Read More
Commissioner Of Municipal Administration
The Commissionerate of Municipal Administration under the control of municipal Administration and Water Supply Department is headed by the Commissioner of Municipal Administration assisted by Joint Commissioner, Additional Directors & Joint Directors at the State Level and 7 Joint Directors (one each for Chengalpattu, Vellore, Salem, Tiruppur, Thanjavur, Madurai and Tirunelveli regions) at the Regional level.
“Make all Urban Local Bodies Services accessible to the common man from anywhere, anytime through service delivery outlets and ensure efficiency, transparency & reliability of such services at affordable costs to realise the basic needs of the common man”
The new website https://tnurbanepay.gov.in has been created by incorporating All municipalities and Corporations across Tamilnadu, except Chennai by providing facilities pay tax for asset, drinking water, housing, sewerage and lease categories, and providing birth certificates on-line.
As per 73rd & 74th Constitutional Amendments and as envisaged in Article 243 I and 243 Y of the Constitution of India each State has to constitute a State Finance Commission once in Five Years to review the financial position of the local bodies and to make its recommendations. Read More
Tamilnadu is the first Indian State to make rainwater harvesting mandatory. Successful implementation of this scheme during 2001-2006 has reaped rich dividends in improving the quality and quantity of ground water table. Read More
UNDER GROUND DRAINAGE SCHEME
The State Government has accorded priority to the implementation of sewerage schemes, with proper sewerage treatment plants in all the Urban Local Bodies in a phased manner, in order to provide better sanitation. Read More
SWACHH BHARATH MISSION
“A clean India would be the best tribute India could pay to Mahatma Gandhi on his 150 birth anniversary in 2019,” said Shri Narendra Modi as he launched the Swachh Bharat Mission at Rajpath in New Delhi. On 2nd October 2014, Swachh Bharat Mission was launched throughout length and breadth of the country as a national movement. The campaign aims to achieve the vision of a ‘Clean India’ by 2nd October 2019. Read More