External Development Charges to be used for development purpose

For Resprentative purpose

By Accommodation Times Bureau


In Haryana, the External Development Charges (EDC) received against any license granted in a development plan area would be utilised for provision of external development works in the said development plan area. A proposal to this effect has been approved by the Chief Minister, Manohar Lal.

The EDC received by Town and Country Planning Department under the Haryana Development and Regulation of Urban Areas Act, 1975, was sent to the headquarters. Thereafter, this amount was utilised by Haryana Shahari Vikas Pradhikaran for completion of various development works in different cities. It was brought to the notice of the Chief Minister that sometimes this system causes discrimination in a particular area where people deposits more EDC through licenses.

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