About Us

Public Works Department delhi is the premier agency of Govt. of NCT of Delhi engaged in planning, designing, construction and maintenance of Government assets in the field of built environment and infrastructure development. Assets in built environment include Hospitals, Schools, Colleges, Technical Institutes, Police Buildings, Prisons, Courts etc; assets in infrastructure development include Roads, Bridges, Flyovers, Footpaths, Subways, Foot Over Bridges etc. PWD Delhi also sustains and preserves these assets through a well developed system of maintenance which includes amongst others specialized services like rehabilitation works, roads signage and aesthetic treatments like interiors, monument lighting, landscaping etc. PWD Delhi carries out its activities of assets creation on the basis of the needs and requirement decided by the Govt. of Delhi and as assessed & appreciated by the PWD through its in house technical expertise. Works are carried out after obtaining formal administrative approval and expenditure sanction from the Govt. of Delhi within the allotted funds for the schemes.

The governing principle behind the our sphere of activities is to ensure that the asset is durable, functionally efficient , serves the intended purpose, is created within the reasonable time period, is in conformity with the declared policies of the Government, and would satisfy the user, the government and the public at large.

With a view to provide a green and pollution free Delhi, PWD has been nurturing lakhs of tress, plants & shrubs and thousand acres of lawns & gardens on PWD roads, Govt. Colonies & Offices premises.

2007: Restructuring of PWD

In order to cater to an un-precedented heavy workload in the offing for PWD Delhi, in the wake of Commonwealth Games 2010, restructuring of PWD has been sanctioned by Hon'ble Lt. Governor of Delhi. Order regarding restructuring of PWD Engineering wing with creation of three additional zones including one for projects related to Commonwealth Games 2010 have been issued by PWD Secretariat vide no. 10(129)/2002/PWD-I/VOL.IV/238-45, dt. 14.11.2006. The restructuring of PWD involves surrender of 706 posts and creation of 247 posts leading to an overall savings of Rs. 3.00 crore in non-plan expenditure per annum the total no. of post after restructuring become 3292 as against 3749 earlier. The jurisdiction of 7 PWD Zones is as under:

1.Three Maintenance Zones
 a)  Maintenance Zone- I Central South, South West and New Delhi Districts.
 b)  Maintenance Zone- II East and North East Districts.
 c)  Maintenance Zone- III West, North West and North Districts.

2. Four Project Zones
 a)  Building Project Zone-I All projects related to construction of buildings relating to Judiciary, Police Housing, Transport, Housing.
 b)  Building Project Zone-II All projects related to construction of hospitals, Education Sector.
 c)  Flyover Project Zone-I Flyovers, Railway Under Bridge, Railway over Bridge, Tunnels, vehicular Underpass.
 d) C'wealth Project Zone All projects related to Commonwealth Games 2010 and games related flyovers.

2011: Modification in setup of PWD, Delhi

After successful completion of projects pertaining to Commonwealth Games it was decided to modify the setup of PWD in order to maintain the assets created during Commonwealth Games & also due to increase in jurisdiction of PWD, Delhi. The modification of setup of PWD, Delhi has been approved by competent authority vide letter No. F.10(129)/2002/PWD-I/Vol.IV/1292 dated 06.06.2011 with creation of one additional maintenance zone and closing of commonwealth zone. The jurisdiction of 7 zones, each headed by Chief Engineer, is as under:

Maintenance Zone - 1
Maintenance of roads & buildings and construction of new buildings costing upto Rs. 30 crores in South-West & West districts of Delhi & the Ring Road from AIIMS to Punjabi Bagh clockwise, Outer Ring Road from IIT to NH-8, Janakpuri to Peera Garhi and other PWD roads in this sector.

Maintenance Zone - 2
Maintenance of roads & buildings and construction of new buildings costing upto Rs. 30 crores in East & North-East districts of Delhi & also including bridges across river Yamuna as well as Delhi Sachivalaya Complex.

Maintenance Zone - 3
Maintenance of roads & buildings and construction of new buildings costing upto Rs. 30 crores in North & North-West districts of Delhi & the Ring Road from Punjabi Bagh to ISBT clockwise, Outer Ring Road from Peera Garhi to ISBT and other PWD roads in this sector.

Maintenance Zone - 4
Maintenance of roads & buildings and construction of new buildings costing upto Rs. 30 crores in South, Central & New Delhi districts of Delhi & the Ring Road from ISBT to AIIMS clockwise, Outer Ring Road from Modi Mill to IIT and other PWD roads in this sector.

Building Zone - 1
Construction of major projects costing more than Rs. 30 crores of all departments throughout Delhi except Health Department.

Building Zone - 2
Construction of major projects costing more than Rs. 30 crores of Health Department including maintenance of LNJP Hospital Complex, GTB Hospital Complex & BSA Hospital Complex.

Flyover Zone - 1
Construction of new Flyovers, ROB/RUB, Underpass and new corridors throughout Delhi.

Old Names & New Names of PWD Offices
S. No. Old Name (Before 2007) 2007 to Sep 2011 After Sep 2011 to till date
1 Engineer-in-Chief O/o Engineer-in-Chief E-in-C
2 PWD Zone 1 PWD Maintenance Zone M 1 M 1
3 PWD Circle V PWD Road Maintenance Circle M 11 M 11
4 PWD Division XIV PWD Civil Road Maintenance Division M 111 M 111
5 PWD Division XXI PWD Civil Road Maintenance Division M 112 M 412
6 PWD Project Division IV & XX PWD Civil Road Maintenance Division M 113 M 411
7 PWD Circle III PWD Civil Building Maintenance Circle M 12 M 12
8 PWD Division IV PWD Civil Building Maintenance Division M 121 M 421
9 PWD Division VII & XVII PWD Civil Building Maintenance Division M 122 M 422
10 PWD Civil Building Maintenance Division M 123 M 123
11 PWD Hort Division I PWD Horticulture Division M 124 M 114
12 PWD Circle VIII PWD Civil Building Maintenance Circle M 13 M 13
13 PWD Division II PWD Civil Building Maintenance Division M 131 B 231
14 PWD Division XII PWD Civil Building Maintenance Division M 132 M 432
15 PWD Division XXXI PWD Civil Building Maintenance Division M 133 M 433
16 New Created PWD Building Project Maintenance Circle M 14 M 41
17 New Created PWD Building Project Division M 141 M 413
18 New Created PWD Building Project Division M 142 M 113
19 New Created PWD Building Project Division M 143 M 141
20 PWD Elect Circle I PWD Elect Maintenance Circle M 15 M 15
21 PWD Elect Division I & Division XII PWD Elect Maintenance Division M 151 B 244
22 PWD Elect Division III PWD Elect Maintenance Division M 152 M 152
23 PWD Elect Division IX PWD Elect Maintenance Division M 153 M 453
24 PWD Elect Division V PWD Elect Project Division M 154 M 451
25 PWD Zone II PWD Maintenance Zone 2 M 2
26 PWD Circle VII PWD Civil Rooad Maintenance Circle M 21 M 21
27 PWD Division XXIII PWD Roads Maintenance Division M 211 M 211
28 PWD Division XXX & YBP I PWD Roads Maintenance Division M 212 M 212
29 PWD XXIX PWD Roads Maintenance Division M 213 M 213
30 Players Building Project PWD Civil Building Maintenance Circle M 22 M 22
31 Players Building Project Division PWD Civil Building Maintenance Division M 221 M 221
32 PWD Division XVIII PWD Civil Building Maintenance Division M 222 M 222
33 PWD GTBH Division PWD Civil Building Maintenance Division M 223 B 221
34 PWD Hort Division III PWD Hort Division M 224 M 214
35 PWD Circle IV PWD Civil Building Maintenance Circle M 23 M 23
36 DS&CM Project Division PWD Civil Building Maintenance Division M 231 M 231
37 Newly Created PWD Civil Building Maintenance Division M 232 M 232
38 PWD Division XIX PWD Civil Building Maintenance Division M 233 M 233
39 Newly Created PWD Building Project M 24 M 24
40 Newly Created PWD Building Project Division M 241 M 241
41 Newly Created PWD Building Project Division M 242 M 242
42 Newly Created PWD Building Project Division M 243 M 41
43 PWD Elect Circle II PWD Elect Maintenance Circle M 25 M 25
44 PWD Elect Maintenance Division M 251 M 251
45 PWD Elect Division IV PWD Elect Maintenance Division M 252 M 252
46 PWD Elect Division XIII PWD Elect Maintenance Division M 253 B 242
47 Players Building Project Elect Division PWD Elect Maintenance Division M 254 M 253
48 PWD Zone III PWD Maintenance Zone M 3 M 3
49 PWD Circle II PWD Civil Road Maintenance Circle M 31 M 31
50 PWD Division VI PWD Civil Road Maintenance Division M 311 M 112
51 PWD Division X PWD Civil Road Maintenance Division M 312 M 312
52 PWD Division XXIV PWD Civil Road Maintenance Division M 313 M 313
53 PWD Circle I PWD Civil Building Maintenance Circle M 32 M 32
54 PWD Division XXV PWD Civil Building Maintenance Division M 321 M 321
55 PWD Division XV PWD Civil Building Maintenance Division M 322 M 322
56 PWD Division III PWD Civil Building Maintenance Division M 323 M 323
57 PWD Horticulture Division II PWD Horticulture Division M 324 M 314
58 DCEP Project Circle & VI PWD Civil Building Maintenance Circle M 33 M 33
59 PWD Division XXVI PWD Civil Building Maintenance Division M 331 M 331
60 PWD Division XI & V PWD Civil Building Maintenance Division M 332 M 132
61 PWD DCE Project Division II & XXVIII PWD Civil Building Maintenance Division M 333 M 333
62 Newly Created PWD Building Project M 34 M 34
63 Newly Created PWD Building Project Division M 341 M 341
64 Newly Created PWD Building Project Division M 342 M 342
65 Newly Created PWD Building Project Division M 343 B 233
66 PWD Elect Circle III PWD Elect Maintenance Circle M 35 M 35
67 PWD Elect Division II PWD Elect Maintenance Division M 351 M 351
68 PWD Elect Division XI PWD Elect Maintenance Division M 352 M 352
69 PWD Elect Division VIII PWD Elect Project Division M 353 M 151
70 PWD Elect Division VII PWD Elect Project Division M 354 M 353
71 Newly Created PWD Flyover Project Zone F 1 F 1
72 Newly Created PWD Flyover Project F 11 F 11
73 Newly Created PWD Flyover Project Division F 111 F 111
74 Newly Created PWD Flyover Project Division F 112 F 112
75 Newly Created PWD Flyover Project Division F 113 F 113
76 Newly Created PWD Flyover Electrical Division F 114 F 114
77 Newly Created PWD Flyover Project Circle F 12 F 12
78 Newly Created PWD Flyover Project Division F 121 F 121
79 Newly Created PWD Flyover Project Division F 122 F 122
80 Newly Created PWD Flyover Project Division F 123 F 123
81 Newly Created PWD Flyover Project Division F 124 M 414
82 Newly Created PWD Flyover Project Circle F 13 F 13
83 Newly Created PWD Flyover Project Division F 131 F 131
84 Newly Created PWD Flyover Project Division F 132 F 132
85 Newly Created PWD Flyover Project Division F 133 F 133
86 PWD Zone IV PWD Building Project Zone B 1 B 1
87 PWD Project Circle II PWD Building Project B 11 B 13
88 PWD Building Project Division B 111 B13/B12
89 PWD Building Project Division B 112 B 13/B 12
90 PWD Building Project Division B 113 M 333
91 PWD Circle I PWD Building Project B 12 B 12
92 PWD Building Project Division B 121 B 121
93 PWD Building Project Division B 122 B 122
94 PWD Building Project Division B 123 B 123
95 Director (P&I) I PWD Building Project B 13 B 13
96 YBP Division III PWD Building Project Division B 131 B 131
97 PWD Division XXVII PWD Building Project Division B 132 B 132
98 PWD Division XVI PWD Building Project Division B 133 B 133
99 Newly Created PWD Building Maintenance Project B 14 M 45
100 Newly Created PWD Building Project Elect Division B 141 B 141
101 Newly Created PWD Building Project Elect Division B 142 B 142
102 Newly Created PWD Building Project Elect Division B 143 B 243
103 Newly Created PWD Building Project Zone B 2 B 2
104 SE (P&I) IV PWD Building Project B 21 M 14
105 YBP Division II PWD Building Project Division B 211 M 131
106 PWD Circle II PWD Building Project Division B 212 B 234
107 PWD Building Project Division B 213 M 42
108 Players Building Project PWD Building Project B 22 B 22
109 PWD Division XXII PWD Building Project Division B 221 B 223
110 Players Building Project Division PWD Building Project Division B 222 B 222
111 PWD Circle VII PWD Building Project Division B 223 M 311
112 Circle VI PWD Building Project B 23 B 23
113 PWD Division XXVIII PWD Building Project Division B 231 M 142
114 PWD Division XI PWD Building Project Division B 232 B 232
115 PWD Division XXV PWD Building Project Division B 233 M 343
116 PWD Elect Circle II PWD Elect Building Project B 24 B 24
117 PWD Elect Division III PWD Building Project Elect Division B 241 B 241
118 PWD GTBH Elect Division PWD Building Project Elect Division B 242 M 153
119 PWD Elect Division III PWD Building Project Elect Division B 243 M 45
120 PWD Commonwealth Project Zone CW 1 M 4
121 PWD Commonwealth Project Circle PWD Commonwealth Project Circle CW 11 M 42
122 Commonwealth Project Division CW 111 M 121
123 Commonwealth Project Division CW 112 M 4
124 PWD Division IV Commonwealth Project Division CW 113 M 423
125 Commonwealth Project Division CW 114 M 452
126 Punjabi Bagh Flyover Project PWD Commonwealth Project Circle CW 12 M 44
127 Punjabi Bagh Flyover Project Division II Commonwealth Project Division CW 121 M 442
128 Punjabi Bagh Flyover Project Division III Commonwealth Project Division CW 122 M 441
129 Commonwealth Project Division CW 123 B 2
130 PWD Retrofitting & Rehabilation Project CW 13 M 43
131 Rehabilitation & Retrofitting Division CW 131 M 431
132 Rehabilitation & Retrofitting Division CW 132 M 122
133 Rehabilitation & Retrofitting Division CW 133 M 133
134 Rehabilitation & Retrofitting Elect Division CW 134 M 35