How to get a Trade License?

The License Department is an administrative department of the MCGM and issues licenses in consultation with and advice from other technical advisory departments like, the Fire Brigade, Health, Engineering, Estate, etc. In view of this it is necessary for any …

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How to get a Dog Licence?

Pet Dog licensing is an important tool for Rabies Control as the licenses are issued only after a valid rabies vaccination certificate is shown. As soon as you vaccinate you dog, hurry to your local Ward office and get a …

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How to Lodge a Civic Complaint?

Citizens can lodge complaints related to solid waste management, drainage, storm water drain, roads & traffic, factories, license issues, water supply, pest control, buildings, encroachment, etc., by the methods enlisted below. The City is divided into 24 Municipal Wards each …

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How to Get a Death Certificate?

Upon the Death of a family member it is the responsibility of other family members to take care of all the legalities. The foremost legal document required upon a person’s death is the Death Certificate.  A Death Certificate is important …

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What is the Pothole Reporting Application of the MCGM?

The Citizens of Mumbai can now report their inconveniences and problems related to potholes by simply downloading a Pothole Reporting Application initiated by the MCGM, to bring transparency into its operations, as regards pothole reporting. The Pothole Tracking Application is …

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What is the History of the MCGM?

Bombay was the first British Indian possession, which came as a part of the royal dowry in 1661 to King Charles II of England on his marriage to the Portuguese princess, Infanta Catherine de Braganza. Ironically enough, Bombay also set …

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Who in the MCGM Deals With the Environment?

The Environment Sanitation and Project Department of the MCGM is now known as Environment Department. This department is divided into three divisions and deals with various activities as follows: 1)      Enforcement: Hotels RMC plants, conclusion sites, swimming pools and other …

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What is the Structure of the MCGM?

Mumbai is the financial capital of India and requires a strong Administrative Body to ensure that it runs like a well-oiled machine. Mumbai’s Civic Governance is looked after by the Municipal Corporation of Greater Mumbai (MCGM), which is led by …

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Where are the Different Ward Offices of the MCGM?

For administrative purposes, Greater Mumbai is divided into 24 Wards. These Wards are named alphabetically and also by their location. Each Ward is headed by an Assistant Municipal Commissioner. By getting familiar with your local Ward Office, and knowing which …

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What are the Fines Levied by the MCGM?

Mumbai is the commercial capital of India, and as we journey across the city, either for work or for personal engagements, we are often amazed by the marvel called Mumbai. On the other hand, there is a lot we witness …

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How to Handle the Problem of Stray Dogs?

Many of us consider dogs to be man’s best friend, and a good number of citizens especially empathize with strays and encourage them by feeding them and offering shelter. While sometimes, stray dogs may be a nothing more than a …

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How Does the Pest Control Department Work?

The Pest Control Department comes under the Insecticides Branch of MCGM. All the duties decided by the Insecticides Officers are executed by the respective Ward’s Pest Control Officer (P.C.O.). The main duty of the department is to control vector (mosquito …

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How Does a Citizen Facilitation Centre Work?

Citizen Facilitation Centres (CFCs) have been established in all the 24 Wards of the Municipal Corporation of Greater Mumbai (MCGM), so as to give Civic Services to the Citizens quickly and easily. Citizen Facilitation Centres are situated on the ground …

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How to Get a Tree Trimmed?

Trees are a blessing in this city, but can also be a burden for Citizens. For instance, a fallen branch of a tree can cause major damage to property, traffic obstructions and even a loss of life. To avoid such …

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How to Get a Birth Certificate?

The birth of a child is an occasion for joy and celebration yet also involves the completion of certain legal formalities and documentation. The issuing of a Birth Certificate is among the most important of these as it serves as …

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