The Approvals of the project is simplified if the planning & designing has been done taking into consideration the enforced Development Control Regulations of the Authorities. It is necessary to collect data or remarks or clearances from all departments viz. Civil Aviation for areas in vicinity of Airports, Railways for areas falling within buffer zones, MMRDA for plots affected by Monorails or Metrorails or plots falling in MMRDA region, MBRR&B for development of cessed buildings, MHADB for development of MHADA owned lands, District Collector for State Government leased lands, Govt of India for lands owned by Central Government, Development remarks from planning authorities, Road widening remarks from planning authorities, PWD dept. for plots abutting State or National Highways, Municipal Corporation for plots owned by Corporation, Development Plan Dept or Town Planning departments for plots affected by Development Plan reservations, Storm Water Drain Planning Dept for plots abutting by Major or Minor Water course.
The obtaining of the data from all relevant departments governmental or authorities is vital before the project is taken up for planning. Planning before obtaining of this basis data can lead to changes in future after obtaining of data and will definitely reduce the creditability of planning agency. Hence pencil should not be drawn on paper until all data or remarks is properly analysed.
Approval becomes simplified if the planning is done in consideration of the development regulations enforced. Always plan the project within the said regulations and no case violation of regulations should be done.
Constant efforts and rigorous follow-up is needed to get all the approvals in time and timely approvals is key for any project.