CHIKKAMAGALURU The District Website


The following are the Main Acts and Rules under which the Officers of Revenue Department exercise powers and perform various  functions.

  1. Karnataka Land Revenue Act 1964

  2. Karnataka Land Revenue Rules 1966

  3. Karnataka Land Grant Rules 1969

  4. Karnataka Land Rerforms Act and Rules

  5. Inam Abolition Acts and Rules

  6. Karnataka Debt Relief Act 1978

  7. Karnataka SC/ST(P.T.C.L.)Act 1978

  8. Karnataka Village Officers Abolition Act

  9. Eviction of Pubilc Premises Act  

  10. Cinema Regulation Act

  11. Criminal Procedure Code

  12. Indian Arms Act 1952

  13. Land Acquisition Act 1889

  14. Muzrai Manual

  15. Karnataka Municipalities Act and Rules

  16. Representation of people Act Etc.,

 The main functions and activities of the Revenue Department are detailed below

  1. Levy and Recovery of land Revenue and other Govt. dues

  2. Grant of lands for agriculture and non agricultural purpose

  3. Maintenance of Land Records

  4. Distribution of essential Commodities

  5. Land Acquisition for public purposes etc.,

  6. Law and order maintenance

  7. Natural calamities , Cash relief and Relief works

  8. Election of Members of Parliament / Legislature / Zilla  Panchayath / TalukPanchayath / Grama Panchayath and maintenance of Electoral Rolls.

  9. Revenue Courts - appeals and revisions and other court cases

  10. Executive Magisterial functions, Arms license, Cinema Exhibition licence etc.,

  11. Issue of validity/cast/income certificates

  12. Implementation of Land Reforms Act and Inam abolition Acts and Rules.

  13. Management of Muzrai Institutions

  14. Municipal administrations

  15. National Small Savings Schemes

  16. Pension sanctions-viz OAP/PHP/DWP Etc.,

  17. Implementation of various scheme viz. Ashraya, Urban Housing Scheme, M.P.Funds, Nehru Rojgar Yojana, SJSRY, water supply scheme  Aradhana, Neralina Bhagya Etc.

  18. Population census/Cattle Census

  19. Public grievances and Redressals

  20. Recruitment of certain posts by Deputy Commissioner


Act & Rules of Revenue Department

Functions & Activities of Revenue Department

Taluk Wise Hobli's & villages   

Schemes at D.C.'s Office   

Schemes at Taluk Offices  

Food and Civil Supplies Department

Bhoomi (Land Records ) Computerisation