Tamil Nadu Urban Development Fund (TNUDF)

Tamil Nadu Urban Infrastructure Financial Services Limited (TNUIFSL)


All categories (Corporations, Municipalities and Town Panchayats) of Urban Local Bodies (ULBs) in the State of Tamil Nadu and Chennai Metropolitan Water Supply & Sewerage Board (CMWSSB) are eligible for financial assistance in the form of loans for implementation of urban infrastructure projects.


  • Fund Urban Infrastructure projects, which improve the living standards of the urban population
  • Facilitate private sector participation in infrastructure through joint venture and public-private partnership
  • Operate a complementary window, the Grant Fund, to assist in addressing the problems of the urban poor
  • Improve the financial management of urban local bodies enabling them to access debt finance from markets

Assistance Criteria

The objective is to improve the living conditions of residents in urban areas by constructing and improving water supply, sewerage and other urban facilities.



Between EUR 1 million and 10 million.

Support Type

  • Grants
  • Concessional Loans
  • Technical Assistance


Project Stage

  • Local Government Capacity Building
  • Concept/design/scoping
  • Feasibility
  • Implementation


  • Water, Sanitation, and Waste
  • Transportation/Mobility
  • Urban Public and Green Space
  • Adaptation and Resilience
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