Free Plot Scheme Gujarat: The free plot scheme of the state government for landless farm laborers and village artisans living below the poverty line in the rural areas of Gujarat has been started since 1972. This scheme is covered under Panchayat Department of Gujarat Government. Let's get complete information about Free Plot Scheme Form 2022 there in this article.
The scheme of giving free residential plots to houseless families for building construction was being implemented sporadically in Gujarat. The scheme was revised five years ago on 1st May 2017, Gujarat's foundation day.
In the reform resolution published by the Panchayat and Village Development Department to provide free house plots of maximum 100 square meters but not less than 50 square meters to the homeless families living in the villages, the Gram Sabha was asked to do wide publicity.
Committees were formed under this scheme to dispose of applications for free homestead plots and avoid delays. Out of which the Land Committee was asked to dispose of the allotment applications at the beginning of every month.
The development commissioner has also sent the application form, its specimen, Talati certificate and specimen undertaking letter of the applicant along with the order issued to the DDO last week. So that applications for free plot allotment can be collected and disposed of from homeless families in rural areas quickly.
Free Plot Scheme Form-2022
This scheme is being implemented to provide house to the homeless BPL listed laborers and artisans living in rural areas. So far lakhs of beneficiaries have benefited from this scheme. The state government is trying to ensure that all the poor people get maximum benefit of this scheme. Several amendments have been made in the Gujarat Free Plot Scheme Rules by a new resolution dated 01-05-2017.
The scheme was started in 1972 by the Panchayat Department of the State Government. The main objective of this scheme is that the people in the village whose economic condition is not good can get their own house. Panchayat Department has made some amendments to benefit more poor people under Free Plot Gujarat Scheme. The new resolution has come into force on 01-05-2017.
List of Free Plot Scheme documents
The following Documents/Evidence are Required to avail this Scheme.
Copy of ration card
Copy of Election Card / Copy of Aadhaar Card
Details of Name of SECC
Example of agricultural land (details of non-land)
Example showing details of plot / building
Introduction to Resolution dated 1st May 2017
Based on the details of the Socio-Economic and Caste Based Census-2011 (SECC) survey, to cover the houseless families in the state under the housing assistance scheme and the recently implemented Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana as well as the requirement of allotting plots to the houseless families in various housing schemes of the state government or otherwise.
In the scheme of giving free residential plots to houseless families in rural areas for building construction, the issue of making a resolution to make comprehensive reforms after considering the needs of different provisions of free plots of households was under the consideration of the government.
Resolution: After careful consideration, it is hereby resolved to make the following amendments/modifications in this scheme of providing 100 sq. house plots free of charge to houseless families living in rural areas for the noble purpose of building their own houses.
Subject and Reference of Circular Dated 30 July 2022
Subject: Matter of prescribing the form of scheme for providing free residential plots for construction of houses to homeless families in rural areas.
Ref: Panchayat Village Housing and Village Development Department Resolution No.: Awas/102016/1266(770918) dated 01/05/2017
Read the complete circular dated 30/07/2022 by downloading and reading the link given in the box below.
Free Plot Gujarat Scheme Application Process
To avail the benefit of this scheme, the beneficiary has to apply offline. To apply, obtain the form from the Panchayat, fill all the information required in it correctly and attach the necessary documents to be signed and sealed by Mr. Talati.