Water Supply

Cantonment Board Lucknow is entrusted with the responsibility of supplying wholesome water to all the residents of Cantonment area except to those for whom dedicated water supply from the MES exists. The Board maintains following infrastructure to cater the water supply requirements of public residing in Cantonment area Lucknow:

Source of water supply Through Cantt Board Tube well
No. of shallow tube well with pump houses 16 Nos.
No. of mini tube well with 1HP submersible pump 45 Nos.
No. of Over Head Tank 02 Nos
OHT No. 1 Capacity  900 KL
OHT No. 2 Capacity   1500 KL
 India Mark II Hand pumps   90 Nos.
 No. of water connections  2780 Nos.

Water supply is managed by the Board with the help of its own officials and employees

Water supply through Over Head Tank Sadar Bazar
Water supply through Direct supply RA Bazar, BC Bazar, RBI Bazar, LBI Bazar, Mall Avenue, Dilkusha staff qtrs
Per Capita availability of water 140 Liters per day

New Water Connection

Water connections are provided by the Board for domestic and commercial purposes in Cantt area Lucknow. The procedure for new water connection is as follows: 

Acceptance of application form for new water connection with duly attached documents On any working day from 10:00 am to 05:00 pm
Acknowledgement of application Within three working days from the date of submission of application
Intimation to the applicant in case of any deficiency in his application form Immediate
Site inspection Within a day from acknowledgement of application
Depositing prescribed fee alongwith road cutting damage charges in Cantt fund By the applicant on any working day
Water connection By Cantt Board authorized plumber within three days from deposition of prescribed fee and damage charges by the applicant

NOTE: The applicant has to pay the charges for pipe, pipe fittings, labour charges etc required for new water connection in his premises.

Documents Required For New Water Connection

  • Application for New water connection
  • Agreement regarding new water connection on Non Judicial stamp paper of Rs 60/-
  • Copy of receipt of last paid house tax bill
  • Copy of address proof
  • NOC from landlord in case of water connection applied by tenant.
  • Undertaking of temporary water connection in case of application submitted by tenant.  

Charges For New Water Connection

Connection Fee Rs 1000/-
Security Fee (refundable) Rs 500/-
Road cutting Damage Fee As per actual site condition

Water Tankers

Water tankers of capacity 5000 Liters are provided to the public for function purpose only and are used for Gardening purpose in Cantt area Lucknow.

No. of Water Tankers  : 09 Nos.

Cost of Water Tanker 

Within Cantt Limits Rs 750/-
Outside Cantt Limits ( Telibagh, Udaiganj, Mall Avenue, Rajiv Gandhi Nagar, Neelmatha and Hussianganj ) Rs 1500/-
Religious purpose (within Cantt limit) Rs 400/-
Religious purpose (outside Cantt limit) Rs 500/-