Links to State Pollution Control Boards

LINKS TO STATE POLLUTION CONTROL BOARDS

State

Link

Public Hearing

Information

Consent Granted/Rejected

Information

Citizen Charter

FAQ

Grievance Redressal / Complaint

Legal Information | Legal Action

Andhra Pradesh

www.appcb.ap.nic.in

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

Not traceable

 

Arunachal Pradesh

www.apspcb.org.in

Yes, Minutes only

No

No

No

No

 

Assam

www.pcbassam.org

           

Bihar

www.bspcb.bih.nic.in

No

No

No

Yes, in Consent section only

Link given, not working

 

Chhattisgarh

www.enviscecb.org

Yes, Minutes, EIA summary

No

No

Yes

Under ‘ENVIS center’ link

 

Gujarat

www.gpcb.gov.in

Yes, Venue, time and documents

Yes, Summary provided under ‘Activities’

No, FAQs

Yes, Under ‘e-citizen’

Answered under ‘FAQ’

Yes, link to MoEF | No

Haryana

www.hspcb.gov.in

Yes, only PH notice

Industry specific inspection matrix on environment

Yes, under Policy Orders & notifications

Yes

No

Notifications and laws only

Himachal Pradesh

www.hppcb.nic.in

Yes, proceedings of conducted hearings.

No, only fee and list or red, green industries given

No

No

No

Norms and standards

Jammu & Kashmir

www.jkspcb.nic.in

Yes, only few conducted summary

Yes

Link provided to ‘citizen guidelines’ but not working

Link not working

No

Yes | No

Jharkhand

www.jspcb.org

Yes, only conducted hearings date and notice of PH

Yes, NOC, Consent

No

No

Yes, Link “Help Desk”

Yes, link to MoEF | No

Karnataka

www.kspcb.kar.nic.in

Yes, Upcoming PH list, Ex Summary EIA upcoming and conducted

Yes

Yes

No

Yes, through SMS, Fax, Phone, mail in Contact Us section

Yes | Yes

Kerala

www.keralapcb.org

Yes, not in tabular form. Each entry has to be clicked to check

Yes, No clear link

Yes, No clear link

No

No

Standards, circulars, notifications  given

Madhya Pradesh

www.mppcb.nic.in

Yes, conducted & only summary – not updated

Yes

No

No

No, ‘Emergency Response Centre’ link

Yes | Yes

Maharashtra

www.mpcb.gov.in

Yes for both upcoming and conducted

Yes

Yes, not upfront

Yes

No, locatable links in search, not on home page

Yes | No, case laws

Meghalaya

www.megspcb.gov.in

Yes, Only conducted

Links not working

       

Odisha

www.orissapcb.nic.in

http://ospcboard.org/

Yes, upcoming no date, venue & other details, for conducted PHs proceedings, date given

Yes

Yes

No

Yes, on link “Citizen Forum” i.e. Public Complaint

Yes | Yes, Only important case laws

Punjab

www.ppcb.gov.in

Yes, proceedings of conducted PHs

No, list of industries in categories provided

Yes, in the form of Do’s & Don’ts

Yes

Yes, Public Grievance Redress & Monitoring system (home page)

Yes, Acts-Rules-Notifications | No

Rajasthan

www.rpcb.nic.in

Yes, information about conducted

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes | No

Tamil Nadu

www.tnpcb.gov.in

Yes, only conducted but no proceedings

Yes

No, Public interest notices

No

Only mentions ‘investigate complaints’ under “commitment”

Yes | No

Uttar Pradesh

www.uppcb.com

Yes, in text form but not updated

No, NOCs given

Yes

No

Yes, Complaint web form provided

Yes | No

Uttarakhand

www.ueppcb.uk.gov.in

Yes, conducted, only public notice and minutes

Yes, only granted and under disposal

No

No

Notice for general environment improvement prior to legal action

No | No

West Bengal

www.wbpcb.gov.in

Yes, under ‘Environmental News’ section

No, description given

No

No

Yes, description, e-mail, toll free number given under ‘Env. Legislation’ and ‘Activities’ – Legal and Public Grievances cell

Yes | No, judicial orders etc.

·         Quick assessment of key features of PCBs websites in May 2014

·         Some of the links not working / introduced now may start / introduced by respective states

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