INTRODUCTION AND OBJECTIVES

The Housing Board Haryana came into existence during the year 1971 in pursuance of the Haryana Housing Board Act (Act No. 20 of 1971). The Act was published in the State Government's Extraordinary Gazette of May 18, 1971. The main objective of the Board is to construct houses for allotment to the public in accordance with the guidelines issued by the State Government and the prescribed procedure. The emphasis is to construct houses for socially and economically weaker sections of the society. At the apex level, there is a Board of members appointed by the State Government under Section 3 of the Act. Chairman heads the Board. The Board so set up decides all the policy matters. Chief Administrator is its Chief Executive. The Board has set up construction divisions, design cell, and other necessary para-phernalia for carrying out various activities.