The West Bengal Real Estate Regulatory Authority (WBRERA) is established under section 20 (1) of the Real Estate (Regulation and Development) Act, 2016 (Act No. 16 of 2016).
Objective : To regulate and promote the housing sector and to ensure sale of plot, apartment or building, as the case may be, or sale of real estate project, in an efficient and transparent manner and to protect the interest of consumers in the real estate sector and to establish a mechanism for speedy dispute redressal and for matters connected therewith or incidental thereto.
Registration of Real Estate Project with the Real Estate Regulatory Authority is compulsory under section 3 of the Real Estate (Regulation and Development) Act, 2016 (Act No. 16 of 2016).