Functions :

Like all the other towns there should be Town Municipal Authority (TMA) which will consist of a Town Nazim, Town Municipal Officer, Town Officers and other officers of the Local Council Service and officials of the offices entrusted to the TMA. The TMA will be responsible for spatial planning regard  development and municipal services (water, sanitation, solid waste, roads and streets, street lights, graveyards, fire fighting, traffic engineering, abattoirs, parks and open spaces) in a town of the city district, except those functions which for technical or other reasons are retained with the City District Government. The town municipal authority will be responsible for the proper investments and check and balance of other essential municipal services.

Provincial Government Departments decentralized to the TMA

Local Government and Rural Development Department.
Public Health Engineering Department.
Housing and Town Planning/ Physical Planning Department.
Offices The Local Government Ordinance 2001 describes a broad organizational structure for the TMA.                   This includes four Town Officers (Planning; Infrastructure and Services; Regulation; and, Finance.


{Source:multan.gov.pk}