By amendment to the Maharashtra Regional &
Town Planning (MR & TP) Act 56,
Authority has been declared as a planning authority,
to function as a local authority for the area under its
SRA has been empowered to prepare and submit proposals for
modification to the Development Plan
of Greater Mumbai.
Jurisdiction of S R A
As per the parameters given under
the slum rehabilitation scheme,
can declare any area as slum
rehabilitation area for the rehabilitation
of slums and in certain cases slum areas
become slum rehabilitation area by means of
All such slum
rehabilitation areas where slum rehabilitation
schemes are proposed and being implemented,
come under the jurisdiction of SRA.
The powers, duties, and functions of the Slum Rehabilitation Authority are:
To survey and review existing position regarding Slum areas in greater Mumbai.
To formulate schemes for rehabilitation of slum areas
To get the slum rehabilitation scheme implemented.
To do all such other acts and things as may be necessary for achieving the objective of rehabilitation of slums.