Town Planning


  • Corporation consists of 55 wards and 4 zonal offices, namely, Thatchanallur, Palayamkottai, Melapalayam and Tirunelveli, headed by Assistant Commissioners of respective zones.
  • Plan approval and building permission is given by the Assistant Commissioners of respective zones for residential buildings of area 1500 sq. ft. and for non-residential buildings of area 100 sq.ft.
  • An Executive Engineer is authorized to give plan approval and building permission for the residential building area exceeding the standard area and acquire land for the Corporation and submit new lucrative and income-yielding projects to the Corporation.
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