• Introduction

The Board has been vested with considerable authority and responsibility under various environment legislation to prevent the pollution. M.P. Pollution Control Board presently looks after the implementation of following Acts/Rules:-

  • Water (Prevention Control of Pollution) Act,1974
  • Air (Prevention & Control of Pollution) Act, 1981

  • Environment Protection Act, 1986 (certain sections)

  • Public Liability Insurance Act,1991

  • Madhya Pradesh Jaiv Anaashya Apashista(Niyantran) Act & Rule


The main objective of M.P. Pollution Control Board is to maintain water, air and soil in healthy and usable condition for various purposes. There are  2 Zonal Offices (Jabalpur, Mandideep),  13  Regional Office,   4 District Office, equipped with trained personnel and sophisticated instruments, are constantly keeping watch on environmental activities in the state to attain the objectives.