Study on User Charges to Meet Public Expenditure on Services Completed

Duration: 2010-11

Status: Completed

Funder/ Partner: Expenditure Reforms Commission (ERC), Government of Karnataka, India

CBPS analysed rationale of user charges, and the issues to be considered in framing a user charge policies and practice in three departments Urban Water Supply, Irrigation and Roads. Recommendations were based on literature on the topic advises and inefficiencies seen in the practices of services/departments studied.