Structural Stability Certification

structural stability certified

Structural Stability Certificates are being issued under THE TAMIL NADU PUBLIC BUILDING
(LICENSING) ACT, 1965 for the Buildings being used for public uses like

  • School Buildings

  • College Buildings

  • Hospital Buildings

  • Hotels

  • Marriage hall

  • Home

  • Hostels

  • Shopping Malls

This certifications are being issued in the prescribed format Form A,B,C which is a mandatory requirement for obtaining the Licence Form D from the Office of the District Collector.

Chartered Engineer Certification

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Chartered Engineer’s Certificates are being issued for all purposes related to the Land, Buildings, Flats, building construction, Building Structural stability Condition, Stage of Construction, Building estimation, Building Completion Certification, Certification and Attestation of Previous Work orders and other documents required for participating in the Tenders being floated by the Public Sector companies. Chartered Engineers certificates are being required by the Various Departments of Central and State Governments. Chartered Engineer’s Certificates are being produced as expert evidence in Honorable Courts.

Building Stability Certificate and FORM A, B,C

Structural stability certificate

As per The Tamilnadu Public Building (Licensing) Act 1965, In the state of Tamilnadu, Structural stability certificate should be obtained valid for the period maximum three years should be obtained for any Buildings being used as or intended to be used as public Buildings like Schools, Colleges, Kalyana Mandabams, Hotels, Cinema Theatres, Malls etc.. These certificates should be obtained only from the Engineers specially appointed by the District Collector of the concerned District and included in the Panel of Private Practicing Engineers for this Purpose of issuing Structural Stability Certificate after the recommendation by the Board of Chief Engineers of State PWD. Names of such Structural Engineers should have been published in the District Gazette.

buiding form a b c

Form – D

Form D is the License being issued by the District Collector of the Concern district for any building being used for public use or intended to be used as Public building normally valid for three years.

Obtaining Form-D

For obtaining Form- D, an applicant has to submit Form-A, Form-B & Form-C. Out of Form A, B &C, Form-A is application in the standard format specified under The Tamilnadu Public Building (Licensing) Act 1965 and The Tamil Nadu Public Buildings (Licensing) Rules, 1966. Along with the Form. A, a statement accompanying form-A, Form-B and Form-C have to be attached in addition to the Sanitary Certificate obtained from the Sanitary Inspector and Fire NOC obtained from District Fire officer or any other officer competent to issue the certificate .

Stability Certificate (Form A,B,C)

Statement accompanying Form A, Form-B and Form-C are issued by the structural Engineers who are approved and empanelled by the District collector as Private Practicing Engineer under Class 1a category valid for a period of Three years after inspecting the building and all the structural elements of the building. NDT (Non-Destructive Tests) may be conducted on the structural elements of the building for the purpose of estimating the structural capacity of the member and to issue the structural stability Certificate.

Documents necessary for Issuing structural stability certificate,

  • Lease or sale deed

  • Property tax receipt

  • Soil Investigation report

  • Approve Plan as a proof of age of the building

  • Any other document to prove the age of the building

  • Detail about the foundation provided

  • Structural drawings used for construction

  • Details about the number of persons to be accommodated



Structural Strenth and Stability

What is Structural Stability of Building?

A building which is constructed for a specific purpose has to satisfy all the expected service requirements required for that particular building. Out of all the requirements, Structural strength of building is one of the most important requirements of the building which must be satisfied by all the buildings. when other requirements speak about the comfort of the user and efficiency of the usage of the building, structural stability certificate emphasis the safety of the users of the building and visitors of the building as well. Structural stability of the building is the condition of safely transferring the load on the building (Self weight of the building and Live load on the building like human loads, furniture load etc.) safely to the soil through the various structural members which are designed and built for the satisfaction of the design requirements as per the Codes of practice.

What Is Building Stability Certificate or Structural Stability Certificate?

Structural Stability Certificate is a building which is used for any services of public use has to be periodically examined and certified by an Authorized Structural Engineer who has been included in the panel of private practicing Engineer underclass.1a category in the District Collector’s office.The building used for Schools, Colleges, Auditoriums, Hospitals, Cinema Theatres, Hotels are classified as Public Buildings.

Who Can Issue Stability Certificate?

For public Buildings: An Authorized Structural Engineer who has been included in the panel of Private Practicing Engineer under Class.1a category by the District Collector under Tamilnadu Public Building Licensing Act 1965 and The Tamil Nadu Public Buildings (Licensing) Rules, 1966. The name inclusion will be there in the District Gazette published by the District.

For Factory and industrial Buildings: A competent Person who has been issued the license for the purpose of issuing structural stability certificate for the factory buildings under Tamilnadu factories Act 1948 and Rules 1950 can issue Building Stability Certificate for any Factory building within the state of Tamilnadu.