Housing Branch is one of the Administrative Organisation in the administrative set up of the Deputy Commissioner’s Office. The functioning of the Branch is most of regulatory, and statutory it functions under the superintendence, direction of the Deputy Commissioner (Housing) East Khasi Hills District.

Particulars of organization, functions and duties


The subject matter dealt with by the Branch is received first as dak from the receipt section where it arrives at the desk of the Branch Officer. The Branch Officer then distributes the correspondence to the concerned Dealing Assistant who put it up in the file and route the file to the Inspector of Housing. The Inspector of Housing then puts up the file to the Branch officer i.e. the District Housing officer, then to the Deputy Commissioner.


  • The Branch sees to the paper work, Inspection, reports and progress for implementing the Schemes i.e. the Rural Housing Scheme.
  • The Branch deals with intimating the beneficiaries to complete the formalities required for the Scheme, sanctions and also release of the Grant i.e. (Three Bundles of C.G.I Sheets) to the sanctioned beneficiaries.

Fee Structure for getting information is as prescribed by the State Government.

Housing Branch Fee Structure Img