Public Information Officer

Designation

Name of Officer

SPIO

Mr. David Lalrinawma, Secretary,  Aizawl Municipal Corporation

Contact: 0389-2352090

SAPIO

H. Lalruatliana, Superintendent, Aizawl Municipal Corporation

Contact: 0389-2350285


The Particulars of Organisation, Functions and Duties

The Aizawl Municipal Corporation is the authority of civic administration of Aizawl city. It was formed in 2010 with 19 Members when the Congress-ZNP party coalition was voted to power in the state legislative assembly. The AMC office is being administered by  Mayor, Deputy Mayor and Commissioner. It consists of 19 elected members representing 19 wards of the city and others appointed by the Governor of Mizoram. One-third of the total membership is reserved for women, these six seats shall be rotated after every five years. The tenure of the Corporation  is five years. There is a Ward Committee in every ward that consists of a Chairman, who is an elected councillor from that ward, and two members each from all the local council within the ward. There are 83 local councils having a term of 5 years.

Date of Establishment
1st , July, 2008
First Election

No. of Wards
19
No of Local Councils
83
Upgraded from Council to Corporation
15th October, 2015

Branch/Wings/Cell under Aizawl Municipal Corporation

  • Establishment & Administration
  • Property Tax
  • Engineering Cell
  • Town Planning
  • Building Regulation
  • Finance & Accounts
  • Renewable energy
  • Licensing of Shops
  • Registration of Birth & Death
  • Licensing of display of advertisement and hoardings
  • IT Cell

Functions Transferred to Aizawl Municipal Corporations

1 Urban Planning including Town Planning
2 Regulation of land use & construction of buildings
3 Planning for economic and social development
4 Public health, sanitation conservancy & Solid Waste Management
5 Slum improvement and upgradation
6 Urban poverty alleviation
7 Burials and burial grounds; cremations, cremation grounds and electric crematoriums
8 Public amenities including street lighting, parking lots, bus stops and public conveniences
9 Vital statistics including registration of Births and Deaths

Property Tax

Financial Year
Collection
2015- 2016
Rs.115,05,596.00
2016-2017 Rs. 220,02,522.00
2017-2018
Rs. 275 lakh

Solid Waste Management

  • Presently AMC dumps municipal solid waste on a hill slope and then sets it on fire
  • The municipal solid waste dumpsite is located on the roadside of NH54 at a distance of 22 kms from the heart of Aizawl city near Tuirial
  • 54 nos. of Garbage vehicles have been procured by State Investment Program Management and Implementation Unit (SIPMIU) which are in use
  • The vehicles are lend out on agreement between AMC and 9 Waste Collectors for a fixed term to collect garbages from municipal area
  • There is a new ongoing venture which will include segregation, compositing and recycling of garbages, thus allowing lesser waste to reach the landfill

DISPLAY OF ADVERTISEMENT AND HOARDING REGULATIONS

  • Display of Advertisement and Hoarding Regulations 2013 commenced from 6th January 2014
  • No Hoarding Zone was declared and was notified on 6th May 2015.
  • For the purpose of cleanliness, Banner Display Application is deliberated whereby Rs.2000/- is submitted as security deposit in advance which is reimbursed after the applicant who is granted permission removes the display
  • Regulations is applicable to all advertisements within AMC Area whether on LAND, BUILDING, WALL, HOARDING, FRAME, POST, KIOSK, any STRUCTURE, or by any other means whatsoever by which it is open to public view in any manner, visible from a public street or places, whether moving or stable and cinematography

Registration of Births & Deaths

  • AMC is designated as one of the offices of the Assistant Registrar of Births & Deaths under Economics & Statistics Department within AMC municipal area from 1st, Aug, 2016
  • Non-Delayed Birth/Death Certificate are the certificates that are registered and issued within 21 days from the date of Birth/Death.  Local Registrar of Births and Deaths (RBD) have the whole authority to register and issue non-delayed Birth/Death certificate without any payment of fees.
  • Delayed Birth/Death certificate are the certificate that are registered and issued after 21 days from the date of Birth/Death