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   MUNICIPAL CORPORATION OF BRIHAN MUMBAI

P U B L I C   N O T I C E

Municipal Solid Waste (Prohibition of Littering and Regulation of Segregation, Storage, Delivery and Collection) Rules 2006

[Full text of Rules available on www.mcgm.gov.in. Hard copies will be available in English, Hindi and Marathi from all Ward Offices on or after 1st Mar. 2006 ]

              On and after the 1st of March 2006 , the Municipal Solid Waste (Prohibition of Littering and Regulation of Segregation, Storage, Delivery and Collection) Rules 2006 come into effect for every generator of Municipal Solid Waste and to every premises under the ownership or occupation of any person and to every public place within the limits of the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation.  

There will be a familiarisation/warning period as stated below, after which, any contravention  of these Rules shall be punishable with fines as per the Schedule of Fines (Schedule I) below for every instance of breach of these Rules and thereafter, on a daily basis, for repeat offences.

Penalties for contravention of the Rules:

Proviso:

1)     For the Rules related to the Prevention of Littering (Rule 4.1), Nuisance Creation (Rule 4.2), ensuring “Saaf Aangan” (Rule 4.3), and for the Specific Categories / Situations (Rule 7), the warning/familiarisation period is one month, during which time the fine charged will be half the fine specified in the Schedule of Fines.

2)     For the Rules related to the Segregation, Storage, Delivery and Collection of Municipal Solid Waste (Rule 5), the warning/familiarisation period is two months, during which time no fine will be charged. This familiarisation period will not be applicable to those generators of waste to whom collection-at-source or point-to-point bell ringing waste collection services are provided or those areas identified and notified as "Clean Mumbai Zones".

3)   For breach of Rules in any notified “Clean Mumbai Zones”, the Fines applicable will be twice the amount as stated in this Schedule of Fines.

4)     For repeat offenders, the fines charged will be five times the Fine stated in this Schedule of Fines.

Schedule – I (Schedule of Fines)

Sr.

No.

Rule No.

Sub-division / Description of Rule

Amount of Fine applicable for breach of Rule

Rule No. 4: Littering, Creating Nuisance, and Saaf Aangan

1

Rule No. 4.1
Prohibition of Littering

Littering in any public place, incl. in any water body

Rs. 100

2

Rule No. 4.2

Creating Nuisance

 

Spitting

Rs. 50

3

Bathing

Rs. 50

4

Urinating

Rs. 50

5

Defecating

Rs. 50

6

Feeding groups of animals/birds in non-designated areas

Rs. 50

7

Washing vehicles

Rs. 100

8

Washing utensils /clothes/any other object

Rs. 50

9

Rule No. 4.3
Ensuring “Saaf Aangan”

For not maintaining Saaf Aangan: for
a) for owners / occupiers of single premises
b) for others


Rs. 100

Rs.1000

Rule No. 5: Segregation, storage, delivery and collection

10

Rule No 5.1 and 5.2

For delivering waste that is not segregated and stored as specified in separate bins:
a) individual
b) bulk generator



Rs. 100
Rs. 500

11

Rule No. 5.3

For not delivering bio-degradable waste in a segregated manner as specified

Rs.100

12

Rule No. 5.4 and 5.5
 

For non-composting by bulk generators or in new constructions within 6 months of these Rules, and for others when applicable

Rs. 100/day

13

Rule No. 5.6

For not delivering specified household hazardous waste in a segregated manner as specified

Rs. 500

14

Rule No. 5.7

For not delivering biomedical waste in a segregated manner as specified

Rs. 500

15

Rule No. 5.8

For not delivering Construction and Demolition waste in a segregated manner as specified

Rs. 1000

16

Rule No.5.9

For not delivering “dry” waste in a segregated manner as specified

Rs. 100

17

Rule No. 5.10

For not delivering garden waste and tree trimmings as specified

Rs. 1000

18

Rule No. 5.11

For depositing waste outside designated community waste storage bin or in any non-designated area

Rs. 100

19

Rule No. 5.12

For disposal of waste by burning

Rs. 500

Rule No. 7: Specific Categories / Situations

20

Rule No. 7.2

For not delivering (non-household) fish, poultry and meat waste in a segregated manner as specified

Rs. 500

21

Rule No. 7.3

a) For a vendor/hawker without a container/waste basket

Rs. 100

b) For a vendor/hawker who does not deliver waste in a segregated manner as specified

Rs. 100

22

Rule No. 7.4

a) For not keeping a house gully clean

Rs. 1000

b) For not delivering solid waste from a house gully in a segregated manner as specified


Rs. 500

23

Rule No. 7.5

For littering by pet/owned animals

Rs. 50

24

Rule No. 7.6

For not cleaning-up after public gathering/event within 24 hours

Forfeiture of the Cleanliness Deposit

 














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