Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
|The Telegraph & Telephone Employees Cooperative Housing Society (T&TECHS) was registered on 25th January 1981 against Registration No. 4 under section 10 of the Cooperative Societies Act 1925 with the objective to layout, establish and maintain a residential colony with in the area of Islamabad for its members.|
|No Objection Certificate (NOC) of the Tele Gardens Scheme is duly approved by Capital Development Authority vide its letter No. CDA/APLW/UP-HS (90) MPCHS Volume-III/2003/491 dated 30.01.2008.|
|The Layout Plan of the scheme is also approved by the Capital Development Authority through its letter No. CDA/PLW-UP (90)/ MPCHS/93/600 dated 18.02.2005. However, a revised and extended LOP, duly ratified by the General Body in its 16th Annual General Meeting held on December 06, 2015 has been submitted to CDA for approval.|
|The society has purchased/cleared maximum area and obtained possession thereof. However certain pockets of land are still required to be purchased/ cleared from the land owners. The society, in the best interest of the members, is vigorously pursuing the landowners for purchase of these pockets at reasonable rates.|
|The society has started the development work and almost 100% of the roads, on possessed land, is completed, with Asphalt on main boulevards and TST on other roads. Similarly sewerage and drainage work is also almost complete. |
Parking and footpaths are ready. Street lighting along with decorative pole lights are fully functional.
Horticultural work is also in progress.
|Provision for electricity is available in the society and installation of additional transformers are in process on need basis. Approval for supply of gas is also available and the network has accordingly been laid down. The process of testing and commissioning is underway.|
|The new entrance gatehouse is fully developed and beautifully branded. An electronically operated barrier with e-tag provision is also installed.|
|Railway gate has been installed. An impressive road side illuminating guidance tower has also been installed. The Railway signal work is in process and will be completed very shortly. Footpath and shoulder blades on the entrance is also complete.|
|All the memberships of the society have been issued, however plots are available for sale/purchase in the open market. Interested customers are requested to check from the open market for purchase of plots.|
|Transfer fee is charged @ Rs.60/- per sqyd for all categories of Residential Plots. As such the same is tabulated as here under: |
Transfer Fee for Commercial plots is Rs.125,000/- per plot.
|Advance Tax |
1. Where value of Immovable property is up to Rupees 3 million @ 0%
Capital Value Tax (CVT) @ 2% is applicable on purchase of all 500 Sq.Yds/ Kanal and above plots on the purchase value of the plot to be paid by the purchaser.
(Reference: Circular No. 3 of 2012 vide circular letter No. C. No. 4(60)ITP/2012-106335-R dated 1st August, 2012 issued by Federal Board of Revenue, Revenue Division, Government of Pakistan.)
|Following documents are required at the time of transfer: Specimen available from office. |
|The Society prefers and insists its customers and members in their own benefit to deposit their dues and other payments through Payment Orders or Demand Drafts in favour of Telegraph & Telephone Employees Cooperative Housing Society, Islamabad. Abbreviation of the Society i.e., T&TECHS, Islamabad can also be used.|
|The Society prefers and insists its customers and members in their own interest to get the plot transferred in their name immediately however, on case to case basis open transfer is allowed @ 50% of actual transfer fee for a period of one month only.|