Reform status Municipal Corporation Hoshiarpur 2015-16


  Sr. No Reforms   Milestones Remarks
  1. E-Governance Creation of ULB Website Achieved  


Publication of E-Newsletter Achieved  


Support Digital India State level  






2. Constitution and professionalization of municipal cadre   Polices for engagement of interns in ULB's and implementations   State level  



3. Augmenting Double entry accounting   Complete migration to double entry accounting system and obtaining an audit certificate to the effect from FY2012-13 onwards   Achieved  





  4. Urban Planning and City level plans  





1. Preparation of Service Level Improvement Plans(SLIPs)

     a. Water Supply  

     b. Sewerage    

     c. Green Area

     d. Non Motorized Transport


2. State Annual Action plans (SAAP)





  Make action plan to progressively increase Green cover in cities to 15% in 5 year   Achieved  



  Develop at least one Children Park every year in AMRUT cities   Achieved  










Establish a system for maintaining of parks, playground and recreational areas relying on People Public Private Partnership model


a. Maintenance Policy

b. Maintenance Agreement.









5. Devolution of funds and functions Ensure transfer of 14th FC devolution to ULBs. State Level  



Appointment of state Finance Commission (SFC) and making decisions. State Level  



Transfer of all 18 functions to ULBs State Level  



  6. Review of Building by laws   Revision of Building by laws periodically   State Level  



  Create single window clearance for all approvals to give building permissions.   State Level  



  7. Municipal tax and fees improvement Atleast 90% coverage Not Achieved (44.81%)  



Atleast 90% collection Achieved (124%)  



 Make a policy to, periodically revise property tax, levy charges and other fees. State Level  





Post Demand Collection Book (DCB) of tax details on the website


a. Water and Sewerage

b. Property Tax






Achieve full potential of advertisement revenue by making a policy for destination specific potential having dynamic pricing module. Achieved  





  8. Improvement in levy and collection of user charges  

Adopt a policy on user charges for individual and institutional assessments in which a differential rate is charged for water use and adequate safegaurds are included to take care of the interests of the vulnerable

  State Level  





  Make action plan to reduce water losses to less than 20% and publish on the website   State Level  




  Separate accounts for user charges   Achieved  



  Atleast 90% billing   Not Achieved (67.23%)  



  Atleast 90% Collection   Achieved(91.60%)  



  9. Energy and Water audit Energy (Street Lights) and water Audit (including non-revenue water or loss audit) State Level  




Making STPs and WTP more energy efficient State Level  



Optimize energy consumption in street lights by using energy efficient lights and increasing reliance on renewable energy.

Partially Achieved








  10. Double Entry Accounting    

Publication of annual financial statement on website

Income Expenditure 2015-16

Balance Sheet 2015-16

Audit Report 2015-16










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