Section 14

Application for permission to quarry from any land which is the property of Government whether a poramboke or not shall be made to the Tahsildar of the Taluk in which the land is situated. The application shall describe the name of the Village, the survey number of the land and variety and approximate quantity of article required.

Exception :- In respect of lands vested in Municipal Councils and Corporations or in respect of rivers, estuaries, canals or backwaters within such Municipal or Corporation limits, the permits in respect of petty unobjectionable encroachments and also for the removal of the articles to be quarried may be granted by the Executive Authorities of the Local Bodies concerned subject to the provisions of the Municipal Act for the time being in force in the area.