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Kolkata Municipal Corporation Building Rules, 2009:

  • These rules may be called The Kolkata Municipal Corporation Building Rules, 2009.
  • They shall apply to all building activities in Kolkata other than activities referred to in section 450 of The Kolkata Municipal Corporation Act, 1980.
  • They shall come into force on the 15th day of September, 2009.       

Building Regulations for Industrial Growth Centres &Parks of WBIIDC in West Bengal, 2016:                     

  • These Regulations shall be called the “Building Regulations for Industrial Growth Centres &Parks of WBIIDC in West Bengal, 2016”.   
  • This shall be applicable to entire State of West Bengal for Industrial Growth Centres & Parks of WBIIDC with effect from the date of its adoption.
  • For any item of specification not mentioned herein or for any update of mentioned item/s, relevant Provisions of following standards, of latest amendment shall apply :
    • National Building Code of India.
    • National Electrical Code.
    • Energy Conservation Building Code.
    • West Bengal Municipal (Building) Rules.
    • Relevant Indian Standard Code of Practice published by BIS [Bureau of Indian Standards].
    • Relevant regulatory orders etc. issued by Govt. / Competent Authorities time to time.
  • Compliance requirements of Provisions as applicable of following Act & Rules with latest amendments and orders should be strictly maintained during preparation of Plant layout and Building Plan ;
    • The Factories Act, 1948.
    • The West Bengal Factories Rules, 1958.
    • The Environment (Protection) Act, 1986.
    • The Environment (Protection) Rules, 1986.
    • The Hazardous and other Waste (Management and Transboundary Movement) Rules, 2016.
    • The Manufacture, Storage and Import of Hazardous Chemical Rules, 1989.
    • The Plastic Waste Management Rules, 2016.
    • The Criteria for Finished Leather as Environment Friendly Products, 2000.
    • The Noise Pollution (Regulation and Control) Rules 2000.
    • The Bio-Medical Waste Management Rules, 2016.
    • The Solid Waste Management Rules, 2016.
    • The Batteries (Management and Handling) Rules, 2001.
    • The Wetlands (Conservation and Management) Rules, 2010.
    • The Ozone Depleting Substances (Regulation & and Control) Rules, 2000.
    • The Uniform Protocol on Water Quality Monitoring Order, 2005.
    • The National Green Tribunal Act, 2010.
    • The 2-T Oil (Regulation of Supply and Distribution)) order, 1998.
    • The e-Waste (Management) Rules, 2016.
    • The Regulation of Polychlorinated Biphenyls Order, 2016.
    • The Construction and Demolition Waste Management Rules, 2016.
    • The West Bengal Fire Services Act, 1950.
    • The West Bengal Fire Services (Fire License) Rules, 2004.
    • The Electricity Act, 2003.
    • Rules under Electricity Act, 2003.
    • Energy Conservation Act, 2001.
    • Energy Conservation (Amendment) Act, 2010.
    • Rules and Regulations under Energy Conservation Act.
    • The Explosives Act, 1884.
    • The Explosives Rules, 2008.
    • The West Bengal Panchayet(Gram Panchayet Administration) Rules, 2004.
    • The West Bengal Panchayet(Panchayet Samity) Administration) Rules, 2008.

Reference Links:

  • https://www.kmcgov.in/KMCPortal/downloads/Building_%20Rules2009.pdf
  • https://wbiidc.wb.gov.in/assets/eodb/Building_Regulations_for_IGC_&_Parks_of_WBIIDC_download_11.pdf