The New Delhi Municipal Council Act `1994

An Act to provide for the establishment of the New Delhi Municipal Council and for matters connected therewith or incidental thereto.

List of Chapters & Sections

  1. PRELIMINARY

  2. Constitution of the Council

  3. Members

  4. Committees of the Council

  5. FUNCTIONS OF THE COUNCIL

  6. THE CHAIRPERSON

  7. Transaction of business by the Council

  8. Validation

  9. MUNICIPAL OFFICERS AND OTHER MUNICIPAL EMPLOYEES

  10. The New Delhi Municipal Fund

  11. Special Funds

  12. Budget estimates

  13. Scrutiny and audit of accounts

    • ACCOUNTS AND AUDIT

    • Levy of taxes

    • Property tax

    • Tax on vehicles and animals

    • Theatre-tax

    • Tax on advertisements other than advertisements published in the newspapers

    • Duty on transfer of property

    • Tax on buildings payable along with the application for sanction of building plans

    • Other taxes

    • Supplementary taxation

    • Payment and recovery of taxes

    • Remission and refund

    • Appeals

    • Miscellaneous provisions relating to taxation

    • Taxes on entertainment and betting

    • BORROWING

    • Property

    • Contracts

    • General

    • Water supply

    • Drainage and sewerage

    • Collection of sewage

    • Miscellaneous

    • ELECTRICITY SUPPLY

    • Construction, maintenance and improvement of streets

    • Private streets

    • Encroachments on streets

    • Provision concerning execution of works in or near to streets

    • Naming and numbering of streets and numbering of buildings

    • Repair or enclosure of dangerous places

    • Lighting of streets

    • BUILDING REGULATIONS

    • Conservancy and sanitation

    • Latrines and urinals

    • Removal of congested buildings and buildings unfit for human habitation

    • Regulation of washing by washermen

    • Prevention of Dangerous Diseases

    • Special conditions regarding essential services

    • Burning and burial grounds

    • Disposal of dead animals

    • VITAL STATISTICS

    • Nuisances

    • Dogs

    • Prevention of fire, etc.

    • Maintenance and regulation of markets

    • Trades and occupations

    • IMPROVEMENT

    • Licences and written permissions

    • Entry and inspection

    • Public notices and advertisements

    • Evidence

    • Notices, etc.

    • Recovery of expenses

    • Payment of compensation

    • Recovery of expenses or compensation in case of dispute

    • Recovery of certain dues

    • Obstruction of owner by occupier

    • Proceedings before the court of the district judge

    • Offences and penalties

    • Magistrates and proceedings before magistrates

    • Powers and duties of police officers

    • Legal proceedings

    • RULES, REGULATIONS AND BYE-LAWS

    • CONTROL

    • MISCELLANEOUS