The following developments are not required to register in TNRERA:

  1. In layout projects i.e., where land is developed into plots, the roads and open spaces gifted to the local body concerned, prior to 01.05.2017.
  2. Completion Certificate obtained prior to 01.05.2017 in CMA area.
  3. Completion Certificate applied in CMDA prior to notification of these rules i.e. 22.06.2017. If the Completion Certificate is rejected by CMDA for violation of norms, such projects are to be registered with TNRERA.
  4. As far as DTCP area is concerned (outside CMA), if the construction is structurally completed meaning that all the columns, beams and slabs have been erected and certified by the architect or structural engineer / licensed surveyor associated with the project supported with photographs and certified by DTCP that the project is completed and published in DTCP’s website.