Puducherry Pollution Control Committee
புதுச்சேரி மாசு கட்டுப்பாடு குழுமம்


         Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade (DPIIT), Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Govt. of India in coordination with States and Union Territories (UTs), has undertaken a series of reforms to improve the business climate in the country. Starting with a 98-point Reform action Plan in 2014, successive State Reforms Action Plans have been released by DPIIT covering more areas of reform. The objective of the Action Plan is to layout the series of reforms targeted at increasing transparency and improving the efficiency and effectiveness of regulatory framework and services for businesses in India. The Action Plan for the year 2020 consists of 301 Reform points spread across 15 Areas.


         PPCC has implemented all reform points pertaining to EODB/ SRAP – 2020 – 2021 by adopting Online Consent Management and Monitoring system (OCMMS) https://ponocmms.nic.in/index.gsp for industries / Health Care Establishments to apply online for the following clearances:


1. Issue of Consent to Establish (CTE), Consent to Operate (CTO) and Renewal of Consent to Operate (CTOR) under The Water (Prevention and Control of Pollution) Act, 1974 and The Air (Prevention and Control of Pollution) Act, 1981.

2. Issue of Hazardous Waste Authorisation (HWA) under The Hazardous Waste (Management and Transboundary Movement) Rules, 2016.

3. Issue of Biomedical Waste Authorisation (BMWA) under The Biomedical Waste Management Rules, 2016.

4. Issue of registration under The Plastic Waste Management Rules, 2016.

5. Issue of E- Waste Authorisation (EWA) under The E- Waste (Management) Rules, 2016.


PPCC has devised following procedures and issued Office Orders to comply with the reform points released by DPIIT.