The agency performs the following functions:
- Implement national housing policy parameters
- Provide affordable housing for low income group
- Identify state land for developing low cost housing schemes
- Facilitate public-private partnership in housing sector
- Prepare master plans to ensure orderly growth
- Provide technical assistance to District Govt. and TMAs
- Approval of plans and technical support to PLDC, PGSHF, PJHF, Special Education Department, Workers Welfare Board, Education Department etc.