Town and Country Planning

Last Updated on: December 08, 2022


The prime function of this department is to prepare master plan for urban areas under town & country planning act, 1959 (as amended). The validity of master plan is for a specific period and after expiry of the period it needs revision and modification. In accordance with provision of Assam town & country planning act, 1959 (as amended), development authorities are constituted by the Assam government. The main function of the development authorities is enforcement of proposed master plan and implementation of zoning regulations and to take up development works.


To prepare master plan for urban centres to ensure their orderly growth to provide assistance to urban local bodies and development authorities in the matter of urban planning & development. Assist  in the preparation of project reports and implementation of infrastructure projects for urban development sector.


Address/contact details

O/o of the Deputy Director,town & country planning , steamer ghat main road Karimganj pin-788710