Revenue Department

Functions-MRO Office

                                                                  Mandal Revenue Officer

                                                                  Deputy Mandal Revenue Officer

                                                                  Mandal Revenue Inspector

                                                                  Assistant Statistical Officer

                                                                  Mandal Surveyor

                                                                  Panchayat Secretary


Job Chart for Mandal Revenue Officers

G.O.M.S.No. 3 (Rev (Serv-III) Dept. Dt. 05.01.1990
of Govt. of A.P., Hyd.)

1.      Exercise general control and supervision over the Mandal Revenue Inspectors, Village Assistants, Village Servants and other subordinate special staff, working at Mandal level.

2.      Review fortnightly Tour Diaries of Mandal Revenue Inspectors and Additional Revenue Inspectors.

3.      Conduct general enquiries coming within the purview of Mandal Revenue Officer.

4.      Attend Protocol duties.

5.      Issue Community/ Solvency/ Nativity/ Income/ Family members Certificates.

6.     Enforce authority at Mandal level over the Provisions, Rules and Manuals, issued by the Government from time to time.

7.      Exercise the functions of an Executive Magistrate including Law and Order and exhume dead bodies on requisition from Police.

8.      Arrange Patrol duty of railway lines in time of emergency.

9.      Implement provisions of Bonded Labour

10.  Inspect irrigation sources, raingauges and settle irrigation disputes.

11.  Grant permission to take water from irrigation for agricultural and industrial purposes.

12. Appoint village servants

13.  Pass order on cases against village servants

14.  Inspect trees standing on Government Poromboke a d prevent illicit felling of trees.

15.  Inspect quarries and prevent illict quarrying.

16.  Sanction sub-divisions in Andhra Pradesh

17.  Lease salt lands and collect lease amounts on salt lands.

18.  Conduct Azmoish.

19.  Inspect survey marks.

20.  Inspect village chavidies, assignment cases, alienation cases, Lease cases, Encroachment cases, Waste Lands (Assessed or Unassessed),

21.  Pass orders in B Memoranda land cases.

22.  Evict encroachments under Land Encroachment Act

23.  Assign lands for Agricultural/ house sites purpose.

24.  Confer pattas under Homestead Act.

25.  Issue tree pattas.

26.  Check village cash accounts and other important accounts maintained at village level.

27.  Fix Kist centres/ collection centres during kist season for collection of Water Tax.

28.  Collect land revenue loans, non agricultural assessment and all other miscellaneous dues to Government.

29.  Collect dues pertaining to other departments referred to Revenue Departments for collection under Revenue Recovery Act.

30.  Scrutinise and approve accounts prepared by the Village Assistant, Revenue Inspector for Jamabandhi.

31.  Inspect places effected by natural calamities and arrange relief works and disbursement of cash relief to the effected families.

32. Process old age pension cases/ widow pension cases/ Agricultural labour pension cases/ physically handicapped pension cases.

33.  Verify old age pension cases / widow pension cases / Agricultural labour pension cases / Physically handicapped pension cases.

34.  Attend general Land Acquisition cases to the exent of powers conferred on MROs.

35.  Pass orders on Tenancy cases.

36.  Function as Asst. Returning Officer for Assembly constituency Asst. Electoral Registration Officer as far as General Elections are concerned.

37.  Make arrangements for free and fair conduct of elections.

38.  Deal with matters of public health and reporting of out-break of epidemics and cattle diseases.

39.  Verify Births and Deaths at Village level.

40.  Inspect Fair Price shops, Rice Mills.

41.  Attend to all items of Civil Supplies Work/ Public Distribution systems and issue of ration cards.

42.  Inspect licenses granted under explosive Act/Arms Act.

43.  Dispose applications under Debt Relief Act.

44.  Dispose applications under assigned lands prohibition of Alienation Act.

45.  Exercise such powers as conferred under Board Standing orders.

46.  Attend to the work relating to agricultural census/live stock census

General functions of MROs

  1. Maintain MPHS Data, issue SSID after enquiry.

  2. Maintain Land Records Data in Land Records Maintenance and Information System (LRMIS)

  3. Appoint agents under

  4. National Savings Scheme and Mobilize Savings

  5. Format new Self Help Groups & monitor the survival of old group

  6. Identify eligible persons under Adarana scheme.

  7.   Identify Physically Handicapped for grant of benefits.

  8. Identify benefits under IRDP.

  9. Persons under Girl Child Protection and Family Welfare.

  10. Identify, motivate and publicize Pulse Polio

  11. Inspect Social Welfare .

  12. Inspect Janmabhoomi Works.

  13. Enroll Children into schools.

  14. Attend Literacy Programme and Back to school programme.

  15. Identify and supervise Housing and IAY schemes.

  16. Attend Janmabhoomi and maintain NFCN & IFN records.


The Deputy Mandal Revenue Officer has the following functions

1.     Deal with all the files that are sent to the MRO for orders.

2.     Furnish the progress reports on various items of review to the RDO Office and Collectorate.

3.     Maintain office decorum and discipline.

4.     Maintain records and record room

5.     Do overall supervision on the Superintendents and the staff.

6.     Act as the drawing and disbursing officer of the MRO Office.

7.     Maintain cleanliness and facilitate for smoother public interface.