Rajasthan Housing Board of Rajasthan comes into existence in 24 February 1970 and established under Rajasthan Housing Society Act no. 4 1970. Rajasthan housing board is formed to fulfill the growing housing demands of the Rajasthan state. RHB is main responsible body to construct and maintain housing solutions in Rajasthan. Rajasthan Housing Board also got Vishwakarma Award in 2011 from CIDC for exemplary services and initiatives.
The Board comprises of:
Administration, Personnel & Establishment(HR), Technical, Finance & Accounts, Estate management and Legal. Its staff strength is 1752 employees comprising of 370 managerial officers, 830 employees and others, besides 552 work charged employees (regularised). Of these, there are 123 SC & 50 ST employees.
Starting its activities in just 7 cities, housing activities of the Board has spread to 63 cities across Rajasthan including 30 district headquarters, 28 tehsil headquarters and 5 other towns during 42 years of span. Till on 31 Dec 2012, RHB has constructed 2,25,664 dwelling units ( 1,35 298 units are EWS and LIG).
Priority & house allotment lotteries are now being conducted through web based system developed by RajCOMP Info Services Ltd. (RISL). The software is hosted on State Data Centre (SDC) in Yojana Bhawan in RISL premises. The details of the lottery (in pdf format) are uploaded on RHB’s web-site ‘www.rhbonline.rajasthan.gov.in’. The successful applicants are also informed by post.