BMRDA- Bangalore Metropolitan Regional Development Authority

BMRDA - Bangalore Metropolitan Regional Development Authority is an autonomous body formed under the Government of Karnataka to facilitate planned development in Bangalore and nearby areas. Bangalore city is a real confluence of technology and culture, where decent living is possible amidst plush shopping malls and software parks. Bangalore Metropolitan Regional Development Authority (BMRDA) was formed under the BMRDA Act of 1985. Since its formation, BMRDA has been undertaking the planned development of Bangalore Metropolitan Region that comprises of Bangalore Urban and Bangalore Rural Districts and Malur Taluk of Kolar district. The Chairman of the BMRDA is the Chief Minister of Karnataka while the Minister for Urban Development acts in the capacity of the Vice-Chairman of BMRDA Bangalore.

BMRDA: Administrative Responsibility

The major administrative responsibility of BMRDA is to integrate the functioning of other development agencies in Bangalore like the Bangalore Mahanagara Palike, Bangalore Development Authority, the Bangalore Water Supply and Sewerage Board, the Karnataka Slum Clearance Board, the Karnataka Power Transmission Corporation Ltd., Karnataka Industrial Areas Development Board, Karnataka State Road Transportation Corporation.

The area of function for the BMRDA is the Bangalore Metropolitan Region that is divided into five Area Planning Zones known as the APZ and the Interstitial Zones or the IZ. The BMRDA Map and Area Planning Zones (APZ) consist of the following areas:

  • Bidadi

  • Nelamangala

  • Whitefield, Hoskote

  • Devanahalli

  • Anekal, Sarjapur - Hosur

BMRDA Approved Sites in Bangalore

BMRDA Bangalore has a wide gamut of functions as the city is acquiring great heights in terms of infrastructure. With the growing number of commercial as well as the Housing needs of the city, BMRDA Bangalore initially carries out the survey of the BMR or the Bangalore Metropolitan Region and then drafts a structure plan and formulates various schemes in the plan to be implemented.

BMRDA approved Layout are used for Real Estate Development in Bangalore to carry out sprawling structures. BMRDA Approved Sites have been used to carry out Road Development called as the Bangalore Metropolitan Region-Intermediate Ring Road. The website of BMRDA has all the detailed information regarding the BMRDA layouts and the upcoming has given below the contact details of BMRDA.

Bangalore Metropolitan Region Development Authority

Bangalore. (BMRDA)

# 1, Ali Askar Road,

Bangalore - 560052