Water (prevention and control of pollution) cess rules - Ministry of Environment and Forests (1978)

The document presents the details of the cess rules, 1978 and includes:

  • A short title, commencement and the definition of terms in the cess act
  • Information on the standards of the meters and places where they are to be affixed
  • Deadline for furnishing of returns
  • Manner of payment of the cess to the central government and the time within which it shall be paid
  • Rebate
  • Powers to be exercised by the officer or the authority of the state government under section 9
  • Authority to impose penalty under section 11
  • Appeal

The original document can be viewed here on the Ministry of Environment and Forests (MoEF) website

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