Information Technology - Designation of ELCOT as Certifying Authority for availing additional Floor Space Index (FSI) Permission from CMDA - Orders - issued.
Information Technology Department
1. From the CMD, ELCOT D.O.letter No. GMD/522/FSI/GC/2001, dated 1.2.2001.
G.O.Ms.No.180, Housing and Urban Development (UDI) , dated 25.5.1998.
In G.O. read above, Government have issued orders amending the Chennai Metropolitan Area Development control Rules. The Rules relating to the Information Technology Parks have been amended for development of Land and building for the purpose to accelerate the growth of Information Technology including the manufacture of Hardware, development of Software and its associated computer Communication Technology applications. The amended rules facilitate the relaxation of Floor Space Index (FSI) and other norms for the buildings in the Information Technology Parks and it has been stated in the amended rules that an appropriate authority would be designated by the Government for the purpose, This authority so designated by the Government shall certify to CMDA for issue of the relaxation mentioned above.
2. The Managing Director, ELCOT has sent proposal for certification for development of IT Parks and to avail the exemption from FSI and other norms. ELCOT is an IT developmental and promotional agency and has been approached by IT Parks developers for such certification.
3. The Government after careful consideration has accepted the proposal of ELCOT and designate ELCOT as the Certifying Authority for the purpose of Development of IT Parks and for availing exemption from FSI and other norms from the CMDA.
4. This order issues with the concurrence of Housing and Urban Development Department.
(BY ORDER OF THE GOVERNOR)
The Managing Director,
Secretary - II to Chief Minister,
/FORWARDED /BY ORDER/