LAD

Major Functions of LAD

LAD function as a bridge between the Local Bodies and the Government.
Acts as Controlling Department of all Local Bodies. Release of Grants-in-aid to Local Bodies.
Reviewing the progress of execution of works and Revenue Collection by Local Bodies.
Implementation of MLA LAD Scheme with Rs. 1crore for each MLA.
Supervising Puducherry Urban Development Agency (PUDA), a society registered under LAD.
Construction, repair and maintenance of all Municipal and Commune Panchayat roads, bridges, culverts and causeways.
Opening and maintenance of Public markets
Maintenance of Vital Statistics and Registration of Births and Deaths
Construction and maintenance of drains.
Provision of Street Lights.
Solid Waste Management
Provision of public and community toilets.
Providing and maintaining of burial grounds.
Providing drinking water.
(i) Taxes :
Property Tax
Profession Tax
Duty on Transfer on Property
Tax on Entertainments
Duty on Toddy Trees
(ii) Fees :
License / permission fee for private markets
License fee for private cart stand
Entry fee for motor vehicles entering into pilgrim centers
License and permission fee for trades and industries
Market fee and Parking fee
(iii) Income from Properties
(iv) Contributions from Government
Compensation for abolition of Octroi.
(v) Other miscellaneous income
(i) Taxes :
House Tax
Profession Tax
Tax on Entertainments
Duty on Transfer of Property
Surcharge of Cess on Sugarcane
Duty on Toddy Trees
Local Cess surcharge
(ii) Fees :
License / permission fee for private markets
Entry fee for motor vehicles entering into pilgrim centers.
(iii) Income from Properties
(iv) Contributions from Government
Share from local cess
Share from fee collected on sand mining
(vi) Matching Grant – Statutory
House tax matching grant