Gujarat Urban Development Mission (GUDM) is the State Level Nodal Agency (SLNA) for State of Gujarat is incorporated as registered “Society” Under the society Act & Bombay Public Trust Act-1950.
GUDM was established after successful implementation of “Urban Year 2005” to further continue and pursue the efforts of Urban Development.
Gujarat, having more than 42.60 percent urban population as per Handbook of Urban Statistics 2019, published by Ministry of Housing & Urban Affairs, GoI and with one of the highest urban population growth, State Government is committed to make these urban centers, a better place to live and work. Thus, Government of Gujarat has come up with the Swarnim Jayanti Mukhya Mantri Shaheri Vikas Yojana (SJMMSVY) for the social, cultural, economic and physical development of cities in Gujarat.
The Mission would also extend technological, financial, managerial, coordination and planning support to ULBs for efficient and effective implementation of project along with sustainability of utility services.
Main functions and duties of Gujarat Urban Development Mission
The main functions of Gujarat Urban Development Mission would be to provide technological support; financial assistance along with monitoring for various missions/projects in urban sector; raising funds from Government of Gujarat, Government of India and other financial institution; co-operate and collaborate with national and international agencies, departments of state government; launching large scale IEC and awareness programs, review and monitor the ongoing projects and to develop urban leadership and capacities of ULBs.
Gujarat Urban Development Mission, “Karmyogi Bhavan”, Block No-1, Ground Floor, Sector-10-A, Gandhinagar-382010”.