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
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.