Date of effectiveness: 01.04.2015
The Government of Tamil Nadu has created Project Development Grant Fund (PDGF). The PDGF is a non lapsable fund created to provide technical assistance to support ULBs and other institutions owned or managed by Government for providing various consultancy services in the State of Tamil Nadu. The Fund is operational from 1st April, 2015. The Fund is managed by Tamil Nadu Urban Infrastructure Financial Services Limited (TNUIFSL).
The PDGF is technical assistance grant to support consultancy assignments for creation of urban infrastructure, provision of urban facilities and services, up-gradation of the living standards of urban population and improvement in the delivery of urban services to such population. The PDGF will be used provide grant to carry out consultancy assignments, to operate and manage resource mobilisation programs and to carry out capacity building & development and training.