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West Bengal - Get Water Connection to your House

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Apply In-Person

  1. Applicant has to find the local plumbers from the municipal section office. Link for contact : Office link
  2. The plumber will then create an estimate for the connection required.
  3. Applicant has to go to the section office to submit the application obtained from plumber for supply.
  4. Application link online: Online form link.
  5. Authorities will inspect the premises, prepare the costing for the completion of supply and hand over the application form duly signed by him to the applicant.
  6. Applicant has to make the payment at the municipal corporation office. Once the payment is made, applicant will get a sanction letter.
  7. Once the sanction letter is issued the authorities will start the process to give physical connection of water supply to the applicants residence.

Apply through West Bengal e-district: - West Bengal Get Water Connection to your House through West Bengal e-district Online With Images

  1. Please use the following link which would take you to the below displayed screen. Please visit the following link : Online Portal. Registered user shall enter their username, password and captcha as per prompt to login by hitting “Login” tab. New user shall use the “citizen registration” option to register and then login.
  2. A new screen will be provided. Please select “KMDA” option under “Development Authority” to get sub option on the right part of the screen. Here select “Online Sanction of Water Connection by KMDA” option to reach next screen.
  3. In the next window, User shall go through the information provided and hit “Apply” tab.
  4. A new screen will be provided. Please complete the page prompt with details for respective sessions and hit “Save & Next” tab.
  5. In continuation of the above steps, user has to complete the permanent address of applicant, Parent or husband details and other details session and hit “Save & Next” tab.
  6. In the next screen user shall go through the details and hit “Attach supporting document” tab.
  7. User shall choose the file as appropriate to upload. Once upload is complete, hit “Save & Next” tab.
  8. Resulting screen provides Application details. Please hit “Submit” tab here to submit application online.
  9. Once all the above steps are completed, user will get acknowledgement for the submission of online application form
  10. User has to pay using the payment pending menu by following the prompts. This application will be processed further. User gets notification about the rest of the process. Please follow the guidelines of the respective authority to get the certificate.

Track Application status

  1. With the given acknowledgement number the applicant can track the status of his request in the e-District portal.
  2. After you login in to e-District, please navigate to get “Track Application” option and enter the acknowledgement number in specified place to get the details.


  1. After you login in to e-District, please navigate to get “Payment for online sanction of water connection…” option and enter the acknowledgement number in specified place to get the details.
  2. One can pay by using the payment gateway through bank transaction.
  3. Another way is uploading the scanned copy of DD / Chillan for the payment made.

Online sanction letter

  1. After you login in to e-District, please navigate to get “Track Application” option and enter the acknowledgement number in specified place to get the details.
  2. The new page will provide information with Application status is “approved” and a pdf icon besides. Please hit the pdf button to print the sanction letter for connection.
  3. Now the applicant will produce this letter to the section office authorities to do physical procedure for connection.
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Required Documents[edit]

  • Application form : Form link
  • Xerox copy of building sanction plan.
  • Receipt of the payment of building sanction fees.
  • No Objection Certificate from the assessment and collection department.
  • Plumber “Niyog patra”.
  • Proof of Identity.
  • Ration Card & Aadhaar card.
  • Electoral Photo Id Card / Passport / PAN Card / DL.
  • Photo.
  • Property Tax receipt.
  • Proof for the ownership of the premises.
  • In case of tenant applying – Then get authentication letter from proper owner along with the agreement for lease of the said property for which the NOC is required.

Office Locations & Contacts[edit]


Department of Urban Development & Municipal Affairs,
DF-8, Sector-I, Salt Lake, Kolkata – 700064
Phone No. : 2321-1145, Fax No. 2321-1146(Fax)

Link for Contact: link for contacts

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  • You should be the citizen of India.
  • Property should be in West Bengal.
  • Those who require Water supply (for the premises or land whose state government taxes are active and paid on time).


  • Fees should be paid as advised by the authorities in terms of area.
  • Fee link for details: link for fees


Once the sanction letter is issued the applicant will get the connection within 3 days. Hence it is valid thereafter.

Documents to Use[edit]

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Processing Time[edit]

15 days

Related Videos[edit]

West Bengal - Get Water Connection To Your House

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Different steps for getting water supply connection
  • Contact the Assistant Engineer of the local office of the water supply Department.
  • List of plumbers will be available from them.
  • Select a plumber and the plumber will prepare the estimate. The user should apply in the prescribed format and place it before the Assisstant Engineer for sanction.
  • After sanction ,deposit the amount and get connection.
  • Fee includes Deposit Money,Water Charges,Connection Fees,road Opening Fees,Road Restoration Fees etc.
One premise is entitled to get one water supply connection.
Building Ferrule size

Upto 1st storied 10 mm
Upto 2nd storied 15 mm
Upto 3rd storied 20 mm
Upto 4th storied and above 25 mm

If your premise requires more water,contact the Executive Engineer of your local Water Supply through Bulk Meter.

Required Information[edit]

  • Name of the applicant
  • Address
  • Complete details regarding your House / Building

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Need for the Document[edit]

  • Government has implemented a well organised water distribution system for the public use.
  • As climatic changes have affected the ground water level and acute shortage in rainfall has resulted in need of water connection from government water supply.
  • Applicant has to follow proper application procedure to get this connection.
  • Applicant should have paid all the tax related to the property for which he needs connection and the NOC from taluk office is mandatory.

Information which might help[edit]

  • The objective of the water supply department - Municipal Corporation is to provide uninterrupted water supply to the residents.
  • Beware – Law is strict against those who dodge to follow the amendments.

Other uses of the Document/Certificate[edit]

Please explain what are other uses of obtaining this document/certificate.
e.g. Birth Certificate can be used as proof of identity.

External Links[edit]

How to get Water Connection in Your New House?

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