Government of India

Beneficiary-led Construction (BLC)


(Beneficiary-Led Individual House Construction or Enhancement)

• A Centrally Sponsored Scheme (CSS)

• Assistance to individual eligible families belonging to EWS categories to either construct new house or to enhance existing houses on their own

• Central assistance upto Rs. 1.5 lakh per house

• Enhancement shall mean addition of minimum carpet area of  9.0 Sq Mt into the existing house with pucca construction of at least one habitable room or room with kitchen and/or bathroom and/or toilet conforming to NBC norms

• The total carpet area after enhancement must not be less than 21 Sqm and must not be more than 30 Sqm