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Powers and duties of Officers

President Cantonment Board supervises the executive and financial administration of the board .

Chief Executive Officer is member-secretary of the board and the chief executive / administrator and carries out day today administration including supervision of the entire work force of the board. CEO supervises entire work force and takes decisions on all facets of administration. The employees of the board are accountable to C.E.O.

Decision making

All policy decisions are taken by Cantonment board in the ordinary board meeting held generally once in a month and in the special board meeting held as and when required by unanimous or majority decisions.

Rules, Regulations, Manuals etc.

The following statutes are applicable in Cantonment Board:-

  • Cantonment act,2006.
  • Cantonment Account Code,1924.
  • Cantonment Fund Servants Rules,1937.
  • Cantonment Property Rules,1925.
  • Cantonment Land Administration Rules,1937.
  • Public Premises (Eviction of Unauthorized Occupation) Act,1971.
  • Cantonment Electoral Rules,2007.
  • Such Other Acts, Rules, Notifications Executive Orders/Instructions etc. issued by Govt. of India from time to time and applicable to administration of Cantonment.
  • Bye-laws of Cantonment Board made under the provisions of the Cantt. Act.

Boards, Councils, Committees, Sub-committees

Cantonment Act and related Bye-laws provide following:-

  • Cantonment board compromising Elected and nominated members.
  • Civil Area Committee.
  • Finance Committee.
  • Subcommittees of Boards
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