Ongoing Project

Slum Rehabilitation project

The process of slum rehabilitation of 23841 slum families scattered over 18 colonies in the City was started under the banner of ‘Chandigarh Small Flats Scheme – 2006.

The 23841 beneficiaries under the scheme have been identified through Bio-metric survey conducted in 2006 by Estate Office UT., Chandigarh.

Accordingly initially two proposals for construction of 25728 (6368 Ph.-I  & 19360 Ph.-II) Small Flats for an amount of Rs. 564.93 crores were approved by the Ministry of Housing and Urban Poverty Alleviation, GoI in year 2006 under JNNURM. Later on, the revised proposal for construction of balance flats as two room flats was approved for Rs.1021.21 crore in December 2012. 

The present status of Slum Rehabilitation in the City is as under:- 


1024 Small Flats in Sector-49 C

Completed and handed over to beneficiaries.


1120 Small Flats in Sector-38 (W)

Completed and handed over to beneficiaries.


576 Small Flats at Ramdarbar

Completed and handed over to beneficiaries.


8448 Small Flats at Dhanas

Completed and handed over to beneficiaries.


4960 Small Flats at Maloya-I

Construction of 4960 small flats (two rooms) started in June 2014. Building work except writing of numbers is complete. Estate service work is progress.


1568 Small flats at Mauli Jagran-II

Completed and handed over to beneficiaries.

Further construction of flats will be taken after the direction of Chandigarh Administration depending upon the availability of more eligible beneficiaries identified by the Estate Office.

In a function organized by the Govt. of India on the eve of the fourth Anniversary of the launching of the JNNURM Scheme, the initiatives undertaken by the Chandigarh Administration / CHB regarding implementation of the JNNURM scheme have been appreciated by the GOI and an Award was presented by the Prime Minister of India, to CHB. The Award carried a Trophy and a cash incentive of Rs. 2 lac. Also on the eve of 5th Anniversary of launching of JNNURM on 03.12.2010, CHB had been awarded a Trophy and a cash incentive of Rs. 3 lac for City with the “Best Planned Habitat for Urban Poor.” On 02.01.2014 also CHB had been awarded a Trophy and a cash incentive of Rs.3 lac by His Excellency Hon’ble President of India for “Best City for Planned Habitat for Urban Poor”

UT Employees Scheme
The complete land under the ‘Self Financing Housing Scheme 2008’ for the Employees of Chandigarh Administration is yet not allotted to the CHB by the Chd. Admn. The decision of Chandigarh Administration regarding complete land allotment is awaited.
Construction of 2108 Flats in Sector-63, Chandigarh
The said scheme which includes 336 Three Bed Rooms, 888 Two Bed Rooms, 564 One Bed Room & 320 EWS Flats has been completed.

Most of Dwelling Units have been handed over to the allottees.
Construction of 200 Two Bed Room Flats in Sector 51-A
The Chandigarh Housing Board launched the General Self Financing Housing Scheme for 200 Two bed room flats at Sector 51-A, Chandigarh. The Scheme opened on 01.04.2016 and closed on 23.05.2016. The scheme has been oversubscribed. Tender for Construction of 200 Flats, has been awarded with commencement as 11.12.2017.