All the construction activities of the Lakshadweep Administration and other central government organizations Such as IB, Meteorological Dept. etc are under taken by Lakshadweep Public Works Department
The Public works department functions under the Lakshadweep Administration and its Head office is located at Kvaratti. The Superintending Engineer is the Head of the department. There are One Circle, three Divisions and twelve Sub-divisions under this department. An Architectural&Town and Country planning wing also factions under the Circle office. The total islands of Lakshadweep are considered as a circle , which is divided in to three Divisions headed by Executive Engineers , to provide easy access the divisions are further divided in to sub divisions under the Assistant Engineers located in each inhabited islands except Bitra. The circle headed by Superintending Engineer .
We are committed to render highest standards of service to you. This charter sets out the standards for various services so as to improve our service to you. The following are the various fields of public services rentered by this Department.
There are Dack Bungalows in all the islands and one each Rest houses at Kavaratti & Amini , In addition to this there is a Circuit house, a Single officers barrack and an Annex to Govt. house in the capital island of Kavaratti which are managed by LPWD Sub divisions in the respective islands including the allotment of rooms. But Room allotment to Circuit house, Annex to Govt. House and rest house at Kavaratti is done by Protocol Department. Both A/C and Non A/C rooms are available. Kavaratti - Agatti 4 Bangaram - Andrott 2 Kalpeni 2 Minicoy 8 Kadmath 2 Amini 2 Chetlath 2 Kiltan 2 Bitra - Delhi 24