Planning

Planning

Shri.Pradeep M Yadav
Shri.Pradeep M Yadav
Chief (Addl Charge),
Planning Division
 
Planning Division looks after Regional Planning, Development Financing and planning for areas where Government of Maharashtra has appointed MMRDA as a Special Planning Authority (SPA).
 
Regional Planning
 
MMRDA was established for implementation of the Regional Plan and for Planning, Development and Co-ordination of Development within the Mumbai Metropolitan Region (MMR). The Mumbai Metropolitan Region was delineated and subsequently, the first Regional Plan for MMR was sanctioned in 1973. Thereafter, considering various planning aspects, the Authority prepared the revised Regional Plan for the period 1996-2011 which was sanctioned by the State Government on 23rd September, 1999 and came into force with effect from 1st December, 1999.
 
Following the 74th Constitutional Amendment, the function of Metropolitan Planning is assigned to the Mumbai Metropolitan Planning Committee (MMPC) and MMRDA is to assist in this task. As directed by the MMPC, the draft Mumbai Metropolitan Regional Plan, 2016-36 was prepared and published for inviting suggestions and objections from the public on 19th September, 2016. Following the procedure laid down under the MR&TP Act, 1966, based on the suggestions and objections received and the Planning Sub-Committee's report, MMRDA submitted the modified draft Regional Plan to the Mumbai Metropolitan Planning Committee on 30th October, 2017. The MMPC has approved the same with appropriate modifications and submitted to the GoM for its sanction. The Government, vide its Notification dated 7th August, 2019 has sanctioned a part of the Regional Plan, 2016-36 pertaining to Matheran Eco-Sensitive Zone.
Development Financing
 
MMRDA's functions involve preparing and financing projects of Regional significance, extending financial and technical assistance to Urban Local Bodies, Zilla Parishads (for rural infrastructure) and other infrastructure implementing agencies and coordinating multi-agency projects in the MMR. Financing of Infrastructure Projects is carried out by Planning Division through the following funds :
  • Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Fund (MMRD Fund)
  • Mega city Scheme Revolving Fund (MCS-RF)
  • Mumbai Urban Development Project - Revolving Fund (MUDP-RF)
Planning for SPA areas (through Sub-Regional Office, Thane)
Planning of following areas is undertaken by Planning Division through its Sub-Regional Office in Thane, where Government of Maharashtra has appointed MMRDA as a Special Planning Authority.

Organization Chart

Organization ChartChief, Planning Division Regional Plan 2 Senior Planner Development Finance 2 Senior Planner Administration Library 6 Planners Economist Env. Planner Section Officer Librarian 2 Assistants Asst. Librarian 10 Dy. Planners 2 Dy. Statisticians Dy. Economists Draftsman 4 Jr. Statisticians Jr. Economist Accounts Officer

Functions of Division

  • Assistance to Mumbai Metropolitan Planning Committee (MMPC) in preparation of Regional Plan
  • Implementation of the Regional Plan
    • Clarifications/issuing NOCs for Development Permissions
    • Advise on proposals received from the Government pertaining to change in land-use and/or Development Control Regulations.
  • Advise Government of Maharashtra on new regulations and schemes
  • Representation on Committees for Regional Planning and Development
  • Development Financing
  • Development co-ordination for multi-agency schemes
  • Technical assistance to ULBs and other agencies
  • Assisting GoI and GoM on Urban Development, Housing and other matters

Regional Plan

The Mumbai Metropolitan Planning Committee (MMPC) was formed in the year 2009 and in its second meeting held on 11th June, 2010, the MMPC formed five study groups to prepare respective Study Group Reports

 

The five study-group reports thus prepared established the status of the Region based on which, projections up to 2036 are made. Accordingly, the draft Regional Plan, 2016-36 is prepared and published on 19th September, 2016 for inviting suggestions and objections from the public under section 16 of the MR&TP Act, 1966. The last date for receipt of such suggestions/objections was 25th April, 2016.

 

Based on the suggestions and objections received and the Planning Sub-Committee's Report,after following the procedure laid down under the MR&TP Act, 1966, MMRDA submitted the modified Draft Regional Plan to the MMPC on 30th October, 2017. The MMPC has approved the same with appropriate modifications and submitted to the Government of Maharashtra for sanction. The Government vide its Notification dated 7th August, 2019 has sanctioned a part of the Regional Plan, 2016-36 pertaining to Matheran Eco-Sensitive Zone.The remaining part of MMR Regional Plan is sanctioned by Government vide notification dated 20th April, 2021 and is in force from 20th June, 2021.

 

The details of notifications and contents of Final Regional Plan can be downloaded from the links below:
 
(A) Final Zonal Master Plan (ZMP) of Matheran Eco-Sensitive Zone (MESZ)
 
 
   iv) Taluka wise survey number level Land-use maps at 1:10,000 scale:
 
 
 
(B) Sanctioned Unified Development Control and Promotion Regulations for Maharashtra State 2020 (UDCPR), applicable to MMR except for MCGM, Matheran ESZ.
 
(C) Final Regional Plan for MMR, April 2021
 
MMR Regional Plan is sanctioned by Government vide notification dated 20th April,2021 and is in force from 20th June, 2021.
 
 
Maps Published:
  1. Proposed Land-use map no. 1 for Alibag Taluka 
  2. Proposed Land-use map no. 2 for Alibag Taluka 
  3. Proposed Land-use map no. 3 for Alibag-Pen Talukas 
  4. Proposed Land-use map no. 4 for Pen Taluka 
  5. Proposed Land-use map no. 5 for Pen Taluka 
  6. Proposed Land-use map no. 6 for Alibag Taluka 
  7. Proposed Land-use map no. 7 for Alibag Taluka 
  8. Proposed Land-use map no. 8 for Pen-Uran Talukas 
  9. Proposed Land-use map no. 9 for Pen Taluka 
  10. Proposed Land-use map no. 10 for Panvel-Pen Talukas 
  11. Proposed Land-use map no. 11 for Uran Taluka 
  12. Proposed Land-use map no. 12 for Uran Taluka 
  13. Proposed Land-use map no. 13 for Panvel-Uran Talukas 
  14. Proposed Land-use map no. 14 for Khalapur-Panvel Talukas 
  15. Proposed Land-use map no. 15 for Khalapur-Panvel Talukas 
  16. Proposed Land-use map no. 16 for Karjat-Khalapur Talukas 
  17. Proposed Land-use map no. 17 for Karjat-Khalapur Talukas 
  18. Proposed Land-use map no. 18 for Karjat-Khalapur Talukas 
  19. Proposed Land-use map no. 19 for Panvel Taluka 
  20. Proposed Land-use map no. 20 for Panvel Taluka 
  21. Proposed Land-use map no. 21 for Khalapur-Panvel Talukas 
  22. Proposed Land-use map no. 22 for Karjat-Khalapur Talukas 
  23. Proposed Land-use map no. 23 for Karjat Taluka 
  24. Proposed Land-use map no. 24 for Karjat Taluka 
  25. Proposed Land-use map no. 25 for Karjat Taluka 
  26. Proposed Land-use map no. 26 for Karjat Taluka 
  27. Proposed Land-use map no. 27 for Panvel Taluka 
  28. Proposed Land-use map no. 28 for Panvel Taluka 
  29. Proposed Land-use map no. 29 for Karjat Taluka 
  30. Proposed Land-use map no. 30 for Thane Taluka 
  31. Proposed Land-use map no. 31 for Panvel Taluka 
  32. Proposed Land-use map no. 32 for Panvel Taluka 
  33. Proposed Land-use map no. 33 for Ambernath Taluka 
  34. Proposed Land-use map no. 34 for Ambernath-Karjat Taluka 
  35. Proposed Land-use map no. 35 for Ambernath Taluka 
  36. Proposed Land-use map no. 36 for Ambernath Taluka 
  37. Proposed Land-use map no. 37 for Ambernath-Kalyan Talukas 
  38. Proposed Land-use map no. 38 for Bhiwandi Taluka 
  39. Proposed Land-use map no. 39 for Bhiwandi-Kalyan Talukas 
  40. Proposed Land-use map no. 40 for Bhiwandi-Kalyan Talukas 
  41. Proposed Land-use map no. 41 for Bhiwandi-Kalyan Talukas 
  42. Proposed Land-use map no. 42 for Kalyan Taluka 
  43. Proposed Land-use map no. 43 for Vasai Taluka 
  44. Proposed Land-use map no. 44 for Bhiwandi Taluka 
  45. Proposed Land-use map no. 45 for Bhiwandi Taluka 
  46. Proposed Land-use map no. 46 for Bhiwandi Taluka 
  47. Proposed Land-use map no. 47 for Bhiwandi Taluka 
  48. Proposed Land-use map no. 48 for Bhiwandi Taluka 
  49. Proposed Land-use map no. 49 for Bhiwandi Taluka 
  50. Proposed Land-use map no. 50 for Vasai Taluka 
  51. Proposed Land-use map no. 51 for Bhiwandi Taluka 
  52. Proposed Land-use map no. 52 for Bhiwandi Taluka 
  53. Proposed Land-use map no. 53 for Bhiwandi Taluka 
  54. Proposed Land-use map no. 54 for Bhiwandi Taluka 
  55. Proposed Land-use map no. 55 for Vasai Taluka 
Reports Published:
 
Maps Prepared For Reference (Without Modifications):
  1. Proposed Land-use ref map no. 1 for Alibag Taluka 
  2. Proposed Land-use ref map no. 2 for Alibag Taluka 
  3. Proposed Land-use ref map no. 3 for Alibag-Pen Talukas 
  4. Proposed Land-use ref map no. 5 for Pen Taluka 
  5. Proposed Land-use ref map no. 6 for Alibag Taluka 
  6. Proposed Land-use ref map no. 7 for Alibag Taluka 
  7. Proposed Land-use ref map no. 17 for Karjat-Khalapur Talukas 
  8. Proposed Land-use ref map no. 18 for Karjat-Khalapur Talukas 
  9. Proposed Land-use ref map no. 22 for Karjat-Khalapur Talukas 
  10. Proposed Land-use ref map no. 23 for Karjat Taluka 
  11. Proposed Land-use ref map no. 24 for Karjat Taluka 
  12. Proposed Land-use ref map no. 25 for Karjat Taluka 
  13. Proposed Land-use ref map no. 26 for Karjat Taluka 
  14. Proposed Land-use ref map no. 29 for Karjat Taluka 
  15. Proposed Land-use ref map no. 33 for Ambernath Taluka 
  16. Proposed Land-use ref map no. 34 for Ambernath-Karjat Taluka 
  17. Proposed Land-use ref map no. 35 for Ambernath Taluka 
  18. Proposed Land-use ref map no. 36 for Ambernath Taluka 
  19. Proposed Land-use ref map no. 37 for Ambernath-Kalyan Talukas 
  20. Proposed Land-use ref map no. 38 for Bhiwandi Taluka 
  21. Proposed Land-use ref map no. 39 for Bhiwandi-Kalyan Talukas 
  22. Proposed Land-use ref map no. 40 for Bhiwandi-Kalyan Talukas 
  23. Proposed Land-use ref map no. 41 for Bhiwandi-Kalyan Talukas 
  24. Proposed Land-use ref map no. 42 for Kalyan Taluka 
  25. Proposed Land-use ref map no. 43 for Vasai Taluka 
  26. Proposed Land-use ref map no. 44 for Bhiwandi Taluka 
  27. Proposed Land-use ref map no. 45 for Bhiwandi Taluka 
  28. Proposed Land-use ref map no. 46 for Bhiwandi Taluka 
  29. Proposed Land-use ref map no. 47 for Bhiwandi Taluka 
  30. Proposed Land-use ref map no. 48 for Bhiwandi Taluka 
  31. Proposed Land-use ref map no. 49 for Bhiwandi Taluka 
  32. Proposed Land-use ref map no. 50 for Vasai Taluka 
  33. Proposed Land-use ref map no. 51 for Bhiwandi Taluka 
  34. Proposed Land-use ref map no. 52 for Bhiwandi Taluka 
  35. Proposed Land-use ref map no. 53 for Bhiwandi Taluka 
  36. Proposed Land-use ref map no. 54 for Bhiwandi Taluka 
  37. Proposed Land-use ref map no. 55 for Vasai Taluka 
Reports Prepared For Reference (Without Modifications):
 
Regional Plans for Extended MMR
 
MMR boundary has been extended by Government of Maharashtra to include Palghar Taluka from Palghar District in North and entire Khalapur, Pen and Alibaug Talukas of Raigad District in South, notified vide Notification dated 9th September, 2019. The total area of the MMR aggregates to about 6500 sq. Km.
 

Present Status

 
Regional Plan (2016-2036)
 
The 3rd Regional Plan for MMR Region (2016-2036) was published under section 16 of the MR&TP Act, 1966 on 19th September, 2016 for inviting suggestions and objections from the public. The last date for receipt of such suggestions and objections was 25th April, 2016.
 
Based on the suggestions & objections received and the Planning Sub-Committee's report, after following the procedure laid down under the MR&TP Act, 1966, MMRDA had submitted the modified draft Regional Plan to the Mumbai Metropolitan Planning Committee on 30th October, 2017. The MMPC has approved the same with appropriate modifications and submitted to the Government of Maharashtra for sanction. The Government, vide its Notification dated 7th August, 2019 has sanctioned a part of the Regional Plan, 2016-36 pertaining to Matheran Eco-Sensitive Zone.