- To assist implement government
schemes and projects given by the Departments of Urban Development and other related
Departments & Agencies of the participating States and Govt. of India.
- To collaborate with
other agencies, institutions and organizations in such a manner as may be necessary
for the promotion of the objectives of the Centre.
- To undertake training
of personnel and elected representatives of Urban Local Bodies
in the States and other agencies dealing with Urban affairs and also for personnel
from other developing countries.
- To undertake orientation
courses for directly recruited municipal officers in the field of municipal administration
and related matters.
- To organize seminars,
workshops, symposia, conference, study tours etc. on various facets of urban government
- To under take problem
oriented research relating to various facets of municipal administration and related
- To act as a clearing
house of ideas and information on research, environment and urban ecology.
- To discharge any other
functions that may be entrusted to the Centre by the Ministry of Urban Development,
Government of India or the participating State Governments from time to time.
- To prepare, print and
publish papers, periodicals and books in furtherance of the objectives of the Centre.
- To do all other things
that are incidental to or decisive for the attainment of furtherance of the aims
and objectives of the Centre and,
- To provide advisory
and consultancy services to the Departments of Urban Development and other related
Departments & Agencies in the participating States and Govt. of India on various
issues relating to urban administration, urban planning and development and management
of environmental and ecological aspects.