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Chennai Corporation

Chennai Corporation is one of the Oldest Municipal Institution in India that was established during 1688. A grant of authority was issued on December 30th, 1607 by East Indian Company constituting the “Town of Fort St. George” and all the territories thereunto belonging, not exceeding the distance of ten miles from the Fort, into a Corporation.cc_logo

Sir Josiah Child, one of the directors of the East India Company was responsible for the formation of the Greater Chennai Corporation, on the model of Dutch Government in the East Indies. On September 29th, 1688, the corporation was inaugurated with power to decide petty cases, levy rates upon the inhabitants for building of schools, a town hall and a jail.


Property tax collection shall be collected through Online and offline mode. In Online mode, we shall effect collection through internet Banking credit card and counter payment at zonal offices of Greater Chennai Corporation.

In the offline mode, takes shall be collected through Electronic Clearing Scheme (ECS) and walk-in-payment facility in the following Banks.

ICICI, Indian Bank, IDBI, HDFC, Dhanalakshmi Bank, UTI Bank (now Axis Bank) and SBI. Both these facilities again shall be semi-online nature.

To pay Property Tax online, Click >> Online Payment

To view Property Tax Status, Click >> Status

To view Property Receipt, Click >> Receipt


Online Computerisation of Profession Tax and payment of Profession Tax through online are to be initiated. They can also check the status of payment through the website.

The Profession Tax assessment is calculated based of the Half Yearly gross income for the following categories.

  • Individuals
  • Private Establishment
  • Salaried People (Central and State Govt.)
  • Company

To pay Professional Tax online, Click >> Online Payment


To pay Company Tax online, Click >> Online Payment


To Verify & print Birth Certificates, Click >> Birth Certificate

To Verify & print Death Certificates, Click >> Death Certificate


To check and update your Aadhaar card details, Click >> Aadhaar Online Service


To file your income tax, please click >> Online Service

Courtesy: Chennai Corporation/ UIDAI