The Water (Prevention and Control of Pollution) Cess Act (1977)

Water (Prevention and Control of Pollution) Cess Act, 1977 aims to provide for the levy and collection of cess on water

The Water (Prevention and Control of Pollution) Cess Act, 1977 aims to provide for the levy and collection of a cess on water consumed by persons carrying on certain industries and by local authorities, with a view to augment the resources of the Central Board and the State Boards for the prevention and control of water pollution constituted under the Water (Prevention and Control of Pollution) Act, 1974.

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