ADM Office

Additional District Magistrate  


Challenges of ADM office

  1.   District –South is quite sensitive in respect of land acquisition matters, owning of the large scale acquisition of 13 South Delhi villages in the past for various Public /Government works.
  2.   Since the promulgation of the new Land Acquisition Act, the District has been flooded with litigations before different courts.

Duties & Functions of ADM

  1.  To act as Addl. Collector u/s 6 R/W Section 76 of DLR Act, 1954 and Section 3 (6) of DLR Act, 1954
  2. To act as Collector u/s 105(1)(a) of Punjab Tenancy Act, 1887 and u/s 27(1)(a) of the Punjab Tenancy Act
  3.  To act as Land Acquisition Collector under clause (c) of Section 3 of the Land Acquisition Act, 1894
  4. To act as Registrar of marriage/marriage officer under the Special Marriage Act, 1954
  5.   To act as Adjudicating officer under the food safety & standards act, 2006
  6.   To act as Addl. Revenue Collector
  7.   To act as Estate officer under Public Premises (eviction of unauthorised occupants ) Act, 1971
  8.  To act as Presiding officer of the tribunal for Maintenance & Welfare of parents & Sr. Citizens
  9.   To act as the forest settlement officer under the Forest Act
  10.  To act as the First Appellate Authority under the Right to Information Act, 2005
  11.   To act as Head of Office of District – South
  12.   To act as Executive Magistrate u/s 109, 110, 133, 145, 174, 176 & other link provisions of the criminal procedure code
  13.  To act as Appellate Authority under the Electricity Act, 2003</
  14.   To act as coordinator / member of the District advisory committee for permissions of borewell/tubewell
  15.   To act as the Electoral Registration officer for Assembly Constituency no. 48 (Ambedkar Nagar)
  16.  To act as convener of the District Disaster Management Committee
  17.  To act as the District Vigilance officer
  18.   To act as the Returning officer for Assembly Constituency no. 48 (Ambedkar Nagar)
  19.   To issue land status report for registration of documents
  20.   Conducting mohalla sabha’s
  21.  Member of District Development Committee
  22.   To act as Project officer of DUDA – South
  23.   Other Administrative & misc. Works like magisterial/fact finding enquiries as assigned by the GNCTD from time to time
  24.   General supervision of all the SDM’s concerned under the general guidance of the District Magistrate (South)

Office location:

The office of Additional District Magistrate South is in the office complex of DM South, M.B.Road, Saket, New Delhi.