Haldia Development Authority (HDA) is an autonomous body constituted under the West Bengal Town & Country Planning Act in 1980. The Authority is guided by the Board of Haldia Development Authority. In exercise of the power conferred by Section 11(3) of the West Bengal Town & Country (Planning & Development) Act, 1979 (West Bengal Act XIII of 1979) and in modification of the notification No. 536-UDMA-22012(99)/12/2021-ESTT-TCP SEC-Dept. of UDMA dated 08.03.2020, the Governor is pleased to reconstitute the Board of Haldia Development Authority consisting of the following members until further orders
  • District Magistrate, Purba Medinipur & Chairman, Haldia Development Authority
  • Sri Sadhan Jana, Vice-Chairman, Haldia Development Authority
  • Sri Debabrata Das, Sabhadhipati, Purba Medinipur Zilla Parishad
  • Sri Dibyendu Adhikari, M.P. Tamluk 30 PC
  • Sri Amiya Kanti Bhattacharya, MLA, Chandipur, AC
  • Sri Nanda Kumar Mishra, Chairman, Panskura Municipality
  • Principal Secretary, Finance Department, Govt. of West Bengal or his representative
  • Principal Secretary, Urban Development & Municipal Affairs Department, Govt. of West Bengal or his representative
  • Secretary, Department of Industries, Commerce & Enterprises, Govt. of West Bengal or his representative
  • District Magistrate, Purba Medinipur
  • Deputy Chairman , Kolkata Port Trust, Haldia Dock Complex
  • Executive Director, Indian Oil Corporation
  • Chief Executive Officer, Haldia Development Authority - Member Secretary
Board meetings are held at least once in every quarter for taking major policy decisions, sanctioning of various projects, allotment of land, review of project implementation and utilization of HDA’s own fund and government grants.

The Board of HDA has constituted several committees which are:
Chairman, HDA
Savadhipati, Purba Medinipur Zilla Parishad, Member
Sri Sukumar De, MLA, Nandakumar AC, Member
Sri Nanda Mishra, Vice Chairman, Panskura Municipality, Member
Dy. Chairman, KoPT, HDC, Member
Chief Executive Officer, HDA, Member Convener
Chairman, HDA    
Savadhipati, Purba Medinipur    
MLA, Haldia (SC) A.C.    
District Magistrate, purba Medinipur    
Executive Director, IOC, Haldia Oil Refinery    
Chief Executive Officer, HDA    
Chairman, Haldia Development Authority
Chief Executive Officer, HDA
Assistant Executive Officer, HDA
Finance Officer, HAD
 District Engineer, Purba Medinipur Zilla Parishad
Executive Engineer (Civil), HDA
Executive Engineer (Electrical), HDA
The Haldia Development Authority discharges its function through the office of the Chief Executive Officer. CEO, HDA implements the decision of Board in accordance with the established government rules and procedures and manages the finance as per the financial norms of the government. At present there are almost   74 personnel discharging various responsibilities and activities in the field of Planning, Land Acquisition & Allotment, Engineering and Projects, Finance, Estate, Establishment, Social Welfare, Public Relations and Information.