About Us

Karnataka Industrial Areas Development Board (KIADB) is a wholly owned infrastructure agency of Government of Karnataka, set up under Karnataka Industrial Areas Development Act of 1966.

This Board functions as per statutory provisions, rules and regulations enacted there under. The Board comprises of senior government officers in their ex-officio capacities. The Board of members meet regularly to take decisions and monitor the functions. KIADB holds pride in being the first government organisation in Karnataka to obtain ISO 9001 certification in the year 1997.

Now the KIADB is following ISO 9001:2000 module covering its functions of Land Acquisition, Development and Allotment functions in Bangalore Urban and Rural districts.

Aims and Objectives :

  • Promote rapid and orderly development of industries in the state.
  • Assist in implementation of policies of Government within the purview of KIAD Act.
  • Facilitate in establishing infrastructure projects.
  • Function on “No Profit – No Loss” basis.

Functions :

  • Acquire land and form industrial areas in the state.
  • Provide basic infrastructure in the industrial areas.
  • Acquire land for Single Unit Complexes.
  • Acquire land for Government agencies for their schemes and infrastructure projects.

KIADB - As a Premier Industrial Area Developer

KIADB has also acquired lands to cater the specific needs of individual industrial units (Single Unit Complexes). The Board also acquires land for infrastructure projects of the Government. We promote projects of public importance in joint venture with organizations of international repute.

The vision of KIADB and world class infrastructure has made investors all over the world take notice of Karnataka as the premier destination for their startups and ventures.

Till date, KIADB has formed 141 industrial areas spread all over the State, and acquired land for nearly 400 Single Unit Complexes ensuring balanced industrial development in all regions with well thought of infrastructures and unique features.

  • KIADB has formed industrial areas in all the districts of the State. So far it has formed 141 small and big industrial areas spread over the State covering about 40,000 acres.
  • In Bangalore industrial areas like Peenya, Dobaspet, Bidadi, Harohallli, Jigani, Bommasandra, Electronic City, EPIP-Whitefield, Doddaballapura, in Mysore,  Hebbal industrial area  spread over 3000 acres, in Mangalore Baikampady industrial area spread over 2700 acres, Belur industrial area in Dharwad on an extent of  2185  acres, Kanabargi & Honaga in Belgaum and Raichur Growth Centre etc  are the major industrial areas developed by KIADB.
  • KIADB has also provided land to about 400 stand alone major industries (Single Unit Complexes).

This apart, KIADB has envisaged several innovative projects like Agro -Tech Parks, Apparel Parks, Food Parks, Auto Parks, Hardware Park, Bio-Tech Park, EPIPs, Sector Specific SEZs, Growth Centers etc.