1 Day Ago
Although your Residential Society may be a private one, as far as seeking information under the RTI Act is concerned, the relevant public authorities connected to the problem that you are facing are Municipal Corporation, Registrar of Co-operative Societies and any other such incidental public authority.
> Please note that most builders / developers in Mumbai, submit one set of plan & statement as per DC Regulations to the Municipality and get it approved from them, and then go ahead and give a different set of plan & statement to the Society:
Every Builder / Developer in Mumbai has to file a Parking Plan & Parking Statement to the Building Proposal Department of Municipality in compliance with the Development Control Regulations, 1991 (DC Regulations), therefore the first thing that you need to do is to file a RTI application with the Public Information Officer (PIO) of the Municipality (MCGM formerly known as BMC) and obtain photocopies of Parking Plan & Statement, so that you know the exact status of parking plans of your society.
The Public Information Officer,
Building Proposal Department,
Address of the Ward of the Municipality.
> For details of the ward applicable to your society, please refer to the following link:
Municipal Wards of Mumbai.
> In this RTI application seek information as follows:
Subject Matter of Information:
Subject: Parking Plan as well as Parking Statement submitted by the Builder / Developer of XXXX Co-operative Housing Society Limited (hereinafter called "the said Society").
Ref: File No. XXXXX
Description of Information Required:
1. Please provide a certified photocopy of the Parking Plan of the said Society, submitted by its Builder / Developer .
2. Please provide a certified photocopy of the Parking Statement of the said Society, submitted by its Builder / Developer.
Once you receive the above information you can study the parking plan & statement and then take an informed decision.
> Kindly download the relevant extract from DC Regulations, from the following link
(Please Note: This is the information that you should get from the Building Proposal Department of Municipality):
> There is a Supreme Court judgment on parking related issue, kindly find it attached herewith:
> For towing away of your vehicle from the road, you may file a RTI application addressed to the Public Information Officer (PIO) of the Mumbai Traffic Police and seek a certified photocopy of the Notifications issued wherein has been noted the No Parking zones of your particular locality.
1. Please provide a certified photocopy of the Notifications issued wherein has been noted the No Parking zones of XXXXX locality.
2. Please provide a certified photocopy of the reasons on record for not clearly marking the no-parking zones in the aforesaid locality.
3. Please provide a certified photocopy of ...... similarly.
> Download Maharashtra RTI forms from the following link:
Maharashtra RTI Application, First Appeal & Second Appeal Forms.