From April 1 Building plan approvals to go online

By Accommodation Times Bureau BENGALURU The Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) from April 1, will take building plan approval submissions online, for all new projects commercial and non-commercial. As per the new system, each officer is allotted a certain period of time to clear the plan, failing which the officer is punished. BBMP

Tamil Nadu Govt to give online building planning permissions in 45 days

By Accommodation Times Bureau CHENNAI On Friday, Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami said that to offer online planning permissions within 45 days, the government will take steps for implementing the ambitious plan. This online planning permission within a period of 45 days will help in decreasing the delays to obtain building permits for

Cops probe forged building plan for housing project in Lohegaon village

By Accommodation Times Bureau The Airport police have launched a probe into an alleged forgery of the building plan of a proposed 12-apartment residential project on the Lohegaon-Dhanori Road falling under the jurisdiction of the Lohegaon gram panchayat. “An architect, whose name is mentioned in the forged document, has been summoned for questioning

Maharashtra Government’s Environment Cell : Ready To Give Green Signal To Green Shelters for Building Plans.

By Accommodation Times Bureau Maharashtra government has planned to set up Environment cells in all municipal corporations and councils to grant environment clearances for building proposals, more than 1,50,000 sq feet by urban local bodies. Last year the Union ministry of environment, forests and climate, also issued a notification to local bodies, to process building

Housing Industry cry for automated system for building plan passing

By Accommodation Times News Services Anna Hazare, the crusader against corruption, should have taken the cause of the builders, who are attacked by the rampant corruption in building plans approval system of civic bodies in the country. The most untimely suicide by the builder Suraj Parmar is case in point where

Maharashtra leads in online sanction of Building Plans

By Accommodation Times News Services Maharashtra leads the list with 7 of its urban bodies going online followed by Kerala with five. Total 27 urban bodies including municipal corporations and urban development authorities have put in place Online Building Plan Sanctions that help in reducing the time taken for according necessary approvals.

High Powered Committee set up for fast track approval of building plans in Delhi

By Accommodation Times News Services To enhance the ease of doing construction business in Delhi, Minister of Urban Development Shri M.Venkaiah Naidu has set up a High Powered Review and Monitoring Committee to enable fast track approval of building plans in Delhi. The 16-member Committee will be headed by the Vice-Chairman

Kolkata building plan getting denied if no solar panel

          By Accommodation Times News Service The state environment department has asked the Kolkata Municipal Corporation (KMC) to enforce ‘green norms’ at the time of sanctioning building plans of big housing projects. According to rules, realtors need to take a no-objection certificate (NOC) from the West Bengal Pollution Control Board (WBPCB), a wing