BBMP BETTERMENT-IMPROVEMENT CHARGE – UPDATE


PROPERTY OWNERS (DC CONVERTED) ARE WAITING ANXIOUSLY FOR THE ANNOUNCEMENT REGARDING THE COLLECTION OF BETTERMENT CHARGES FOR THEIR PROPERTIES, BUT TILL LATE EVENING(02-06-2014) CIRCULAR HAS NOT BEEN ISSUED BY THE BBMP.

BUT, THE PROPERTY OWNERS NEED NOT WORRY AT ALL.  THEIR (BBMP) HANDS ARE IN YOUR POCKETS AND WILL DEFINITELY ROLL OUT SOMETHING AND YOU WILL DOLE OUT SOMETHING TO GET KATHA.

IT HAS BEEN RELIABLY  LEARNT THAT IT WILL BE ISSUED BY THIS WEEK.

PROPERTY BUYERS MUST THOROUGHLY EXAMINE AND INVESTIGATE THE KATHA ISSUED TO DC CONVERTED SITES AND REVENUE SITES, OVER FEW THOUSAND KATHAS ISSUED ARE ON MISREPRESENTATION OF FACTS AND FABRICATED DOCUMENTS, WHICH, IF FOUND OUT AT ANY POINT OF TIME, WILL AUTOMATICALLY GETS CANCELLED DUE TO FRAUD.

 

BETTERMENT CHARGES/IMPROVEMENT CHARGES TARIFF FIXED BY BBMP 2014


THE BBMP COUNCIL, ON TUESDAY, HAS APPROVED THE STANDING COMMITTEE RECOMMENDATION TO FIX THE IMPROVEMENT CHARGES TO REVENUE SITES WITHIN ITS JURISDICTION AS UNDER:

RS350/- PER SQUARE METER (1 SQUARE METER = 10.7584 SQUARE FEET) IF THE EXTENT IS LESS THAN 1000 METERS.

RS300/- PER SQUARE METER (1 SQUARE METER = 10.7584 SQUARE FEET) IF THE EXTENT IS MORE THAN 1000 METERS.

 

BETTERMENT CHARGES/IMPROVEMENT CHARGES BY BBMP ORDER QUASHED BY HIGH COURT


THE HIGH COURT OF KARNATAKA HAS QUASHED THE ORDER OF THE BBMP REGARDING THE COLLECTION OF IMPROVEMENT CHARGES AS UNFAIR AND DIRECTED THE BBMP TO DEVISE A MECHANISM TO LEVY IT SYSTEMATICALLY.  THE BBMP SUB COMMITTEE RESOLVED TO LEVY RS550/- A SQUARE METER AS IMPROVEMENT CHARGE BASED ON THE OBSERVATION MADE ON 28-09-2012 BY THE COURT, THE COURT HAS TERMED IT AS UNFAIR AND HAS DIRECTED THE BBMP TO REVISE IT SYSTEMATICALLY.

BETTERMENT CHARGES WILL BE COLLECTED BY BBMP !!!! BBMP RESUMES THE COLLECTION AND ISSUE KATHA


THE BBMP HAS DECIDED TO COLLECT RS550/- PER SQUARE METER OR  RS51.12 (approximately) PER SQUARE FEET OF DC CONVERTED LAND/PROPERTIES, WHICH ARE AMALGAMATED INTO THE BBMP(new areas included) AND ISSUE KATHA.  THE PROPERTY OWNERS, CAN ALSO OBTAIN THE PLAN SANCTION UPON SUCH PAYMENT. THE COLLECTION WAS STOPPED AS PER THE DIERECTION OF THE ORDERS OF THE HIGH COURT AND IT IS BEING RESUMED TO PROVIDE INFRASTRUCTURE TO THE NEW AREAS.

THE BBMP REVENUE AUTHORITIES WILL SCRUTINISE THE DOCUMENTS AND LEVY THE BETTERMENT/IMPROVEMENT CHARGES FOR THE DC CONVERTED PROPERTIES ONLY.  THE BETTERMENT CHARGES MAY BE PAID IN INSTALMENTS AS PER THE DIRECTION OF THE HIGH COURT.

THE CHARGES ARE NOT COLLECTED FOR REVENUE SITES AND OTHER TYPES OF PROPERTIES.

BBMP KATHA


IT HAS BEEN BROUGHT TO OUR NOTICE THAT THE KATHAS (INDIVIDUAL SITES WITH DETAILS IN SQUARE FEET)FOR THE PROPERTIES WHICH ARE DC CONVERTED AND HAD FORM NO.9 AND FORM NO.10, CMC KATHAS, IN DC CONVERTED AREAS AND OLD CMC AREAS (INDIVIDUAL SITES AND APARTMENTS,CMC/FORM NO.9 AND FORM NO.10.KATHA) MIGHT PAY THE IMPROVEMENT CHARGES (SITES ONLY)TO BBMP AND GET KATHA.

FORM NO.9, FORM NO.10 AND  PROPERTIES IN CMC AREAS MUST HAVE INDIVIDUAL KATHA AND KATHA EXTRACT (CLEARLY STATING THE EXTENT)AND NOT THE SURVEY NUMBERS.  THE SITE MEASUREMENT MUST BE MENTIONED IN SQUARE FEET.  SUCH PROPERTIES MIGHT PAY THE IMPROVEMENT CHARGES AND OBTAIN KATHA.

BUT MORE  DETAILS ARE NOT AVAILABLE AND ARE TRYING TO OBTAIN THE DETAILS FROM DC REVENUE IN FEW DAYS.

PLEASE DO NOT CALL

FOR QUERIES, PLEASE CONTACT THE REVENUE DEPARTMENT, BBMP.