Andhra Pradesh Industrial Infrastructure Corporation

( A Govt. of Andhra Pradesh Undertaking )
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Industrial Area Local Authority

Last updated on 04.04.2013

FUNCTIONS

As the maintenance of civic services in APIIC Industrial Areas were neglected by Local Bodies, the Govt. of AP, to remedy the situation, has given Local Authority Status to APIIC Ltd by amendment of the Acts.

The following sections were transferred to APIIC subject to condition that APIIC shall remit 35% / 50% of the Property Tax / Revenues collected to the concerned Local Bodies.

I.  List of Powers and Functions of Gram Panchayats to be exercised by APIIC u/s 147 of APPR  Act.

 

Sl.No Sections under APPR Act 1994 Nature of Powers/ Functions

1

60 to 69, 71 and 72 Provisions relating to Taxation and Finance

2

93 to 103, 120 to 123 Provisions relating to Public Safety, Convenience and Health

3

126 to 129, 131, 132,134To 142 and 145 General and Miscellaneous (Gram Panchayats) Provisions.

4

254 to 257 and 267 Miscellaneous Provisions

5

271 and 272

6

Schedules – III and IV Provisions relating to Rules Bye-Laws and Penalities

 

II. List of Powers and Functions of Municipalities to be exercised by APIIC u/s 389-B of  APM   Act.

Sl.No

Sections under APPR Act 1994

Nature of Powers/ Functions

1

85 to 95 Provisions relating to Property Tax

2

114 to 119 Provisions relating to Tax on Advertisements

3

Rules 1-38 of Schedule-II of AP Municipalities Act, 1965 Provisions relating to Assessment, Appeals and collect on Property Tax

4

120 Duty on transfer of property

5

124 Powers to write off irrecoverable taxes etc.,

6

134 to 145 Provisions relating to water supply

7

146 to 155 Provisions relating to lighting, public and private drainage

8

161 Powers to carry wire, pipes, drainage through private property

9

164 to 170 Provisions relating to scavenging

10

171 to 183 Provisions relating to public streets

11

184 to 193 Provisions relating to private streets and encroachments on streets

12

195 Precautions during repairs to streets

13

196 Prohibition against removal of bars and lights

14

197 Prohibition against making holes and causing obstruction in streets

15

198 License for work on buildings likely to cause obstruction (as public safety)

16

199 Clearing of debris fallen houses etc., by occupiers

17

201 Numbering of Buildings

18

202 to 230 Provisions relating to building regularizations

19

231 to 235 Provisions relating to dangerous structures, trees and places

20

248 Fencing of building of lands and grinning of hedges and trees

21

263 Purpose for which premises may not be used without licenses

22

264 to 270 Provisions relating to Industries and Factories

23

340 Penalty for unlawful buildings

24

343 Penalty for not giving information or giving false information

25

347 Powers of persons conduct of election and other enquiries

26

348 Summons to attend and give evidence or produce documents

27

349 to 353 Provisions relating to notices and permissions

28

354 to 356 Provisions relating to relations of occupier to owners

29

357 to 368 Provisions relating to powers of entry and inspection, enforcing license proceedings, payment of compensation etc

30

369,370,373,377 Provisions relating to legal proceedings

31

374 Liabilities to loss, waste or misappropriation

32

375 Sanction for prosecution of Chair Person, Commissioner or Municipal Health Officer or any other Officer

33

376 Assessment etc., not to be questioned

34

378 Duties of Police Officers

35

381-386 Miscellaneous provisions

 

III. List of Powers and Functions of Municipal Corporations to be exercised by APIIC u/s 679-F of HMC Act.

 

Sl.No Sections under APPR Act 1994 Nature of Powers/ Functions

1

197 to 203 Municipal Taxation

2

204 to 206 Liability of Property Taxes

3

207 to 211 Notice of transfer, etc of premises assessable to Property Tax

4

212 to 213 Valuation of property assessable to property taxes

5

214 to 226 Assessment Book

6

229 to 231 Special provisions concerning the water and conservancy taxes

7

232 to 238 Refund of Property Taxes for Vacancies,

8

264 Tax on transfer of property

9

264 to 278 Collection of taxes

10

284 Writing off irrecoverable taxes

11

282 to 289 Appeals against valuation and taxes

12

290 to 295 Municipal Drains

13

296 to 318 Drains of public streets and drains of premises

14

319 to 320 Disposal of sewage from individual sources

15

324 to 328 Water-closets, privies, urinals etc

16

332 to 336 Inspection

17

337 to 340 General provisions

18

373 to 396 Construction, maintenance and Improvement of public streets, preservation of regular line in public street, provisions concerning private streets

19

397 to 423 Projections and obstructions, temporary erection on streets during festivals, provisions concerning execution of works in or near to streets, naming of streets etc., sky-signs and advertisement, dangerous places

20

424 to 427 Lighting of streets

21

428 to 435 Notices regarding execution of works not amounting to the erection of a building, forms and notices

22

436 to 443 Commencement of work

23

444 to 450 Provisions as to structure, materials etc

24

451 to 455 Inspection

25

456 to 460 Dangerous Structure

26

461 TO 463 Works unlawfully carried on

27

480 to 509 Scavenging and cleaning, Inspection and sanitary regulation of premises

28

516 to 524 Regulation of Factories, trades etc

29

622 to 653 Licenses and Permission, Public Notices and Advertisements, Unauthorized Works, Power of Entry, Enforcement of Orders to execute works etc., Recovery of Expenses by the Commissioner, Payment of Compensation, Recovery of expenses or compensation in case of dispute

30

670 to 673 Miscellaneous

31

674 Legal Proceedings

32

681 Cooperation of Police

33

682 Assistance for the recovery of rent on land

34

684 In formalities, and errors in assessments etc, not deemed to invalidate such assessment etc

35

685 Protection of persons acting under this Act against suits

Thus, APIIC is exercising/performing the statutory powers/functions of the Local Bodies with effect from 01-10-1994 onwards in 287 Nos.  Industrial Areas (Phase wise)/ Housing Complexes/Mini Industrial Estates/Commercial Complexes falling under Municipalities, Municipal Corporations and Gram Panchayats in the State, through its officers nominated as Executive Authority under the relevant Acts.

To promote “Local Self-Governance” of the Industrial Areas, APIIC has evolved the concept of Industrial Areas Service Societies involving the tax payers community in the Notified Industrial Areas in the Management/Maintenance of Industrial Areas.  The Service Societies registered under the AP (Telangana Area) Public Societies Registration Act, 1350F and the Societies Registration Act, 1860 and AP Societies Registration Act, 2001 have been nominated by APIIC as its Nodal Agencies to assist in collection of Property taxes and maintenance of civic services in the Industrial Areas.  Thus the APIIC has nominated 99 Nos of Service Societies as Nodal Agencies to APIIC Ltd., in respect of 183 Industrial Areas, out of 287 areas notified by Government.

The Commissioners/Executive Officers are discharging their duties as per the powers delegated by the Govt of AP in Industrial Areas.