Business Allocated to the Ministry

Attached offices

Public Sector Undertakings

Autonomous Bodies

The following business has been allocated to the Ministry of Housing and Urban Poverty Alleviation::
  1. Formulation of housing policy and programme (except rural housing which is assigned to the Department of Rural Development), review of the implementation of the Plan Schemes, collection and dissemination of data on housing, building materials and techniques, general measures for reduction of building costs and nodal responsibility for National Housing Policy.

  2. Human Settlements including the United Nations Commission for Human Settlements and International Cooperation and Technical Assistance in the field of Housing and Human Settlements.

  3. Urban Development including Slum Clearance Schemes and the Jhuggi and Jhonpri Removal Schemes. International Cooperation and Technical Assistance in this field.

  4. National Cooperative Housing Federation.

  5. Implementation of the specific programmes of Urban Employment and Urban Poverty Alleviation including other programmes evolved from time to time.

  6. All matters relating to Housing and Urban Development Corporation (HUDCO) other than those relating to urban infrastructure.