Dholera Special Investment Region - Dholera SIR


Dholera SIR (DSIR) is a Greenfield Industrial City planned and located in South West of Mega city Ahmedabad, spread over an area of 920 sq km. bigger than Singapore. The Government of Gujarat has made a special act for regulation of DSIR viz. SIR Act, 2009.

The Development Plan aims at the creation of an economically and socially balanced, new age city with world class infrastructure and a high quality of life, in accordance with Urban Design Regulations The adjoining Dholera International Airport will cater to the needs of DSIR as well as the surrounding cities- Ahmedabad, Baroda, Rajkot, Bhavnagar, etc. The World's Most Admired Company AECOM is responsible for program implementation of DSIR.

Economic Activity Mix- focussed Industries:

  • Defence
  • Heavy Engineering
  • Automobiles & Auto Ancillary
  • Electronics
  • Pharmaceuticals & Biotechnology (formulations)
  • Manufacturing 
  • Agro & Food Processing


Dholera SIR: Infrastructure:

  • DSIR is the first Smart City of India
  • Total Area: 920 Sq. Km
  • Developable Area: 580 Sq. Km
  • High Access Corridor, City Centre, Industrial, Residential, Logistic, Knowledge & IT, Recreation Sports and Entertainment, Tourism and Resorts Zones
  • World-Class Infrastructure & Connectivity
  • Central spine express way & High Speed Metro Rail to link the SIR with mega cities
  • Proximity to mega cities: Ahmedabad, Bhavnagar, Vadodara, Rajkot
  • Benefit of sea coast, nature park, golf course, Gogha Dahej Ro-Ro ferry service
  • Premium civic amenities
  • International Airport & Sea Port in the vicinity
  • Logistic support of the Delhi-Mumbai Dedicated Freight Corridor (DFC)
  • Benefits of high impact Delhi Mumbai Industrial Corridor (DMIC)
  • 1426 hectares of land allotted for adjoining International Airport

Business Opportunities in Dholera SIR:       

      Dholera SIR shall be creating all smart infrastructure (Plug and Play Model) like roads, integrated signal systems, cycle tracks, footpaths, trees and plants, security and survelliance system, power connectivity, water infrastructure (SCADA), storm water drainage, waste management,  Gas, sewerage and industrial effluents disposal and recycling thereof, city wide censored network, ICT enabled infrastructure, city Wi-Fi, LED Street Lights, etc. for setting up various industries and business units.

  • All industial establishments including Industrial parks, cargo handling facilities, industrial sheds, utility buildings, industrial plants, light industry, service work-shops, restaurants, bank, warehouses, godowns, storage facilities, petrol/CNG/LPG stations, truck terminals, etc. in Industrial Areas.
  • Multi-storey appartments and clusters thereof, row-houses, villa/bunglow, old-age homes, hospitals, commercial centres, schools, cinema halls, retail malls, petrol/CNG/LPG pumps, health clubs, community hall in Residential Zone.
  • Office complex, retail malls, commercial complex, multi-level parking, Residential multi-storey appartments, serviced appartments, super speciality hospitals, dormitories, convention and exhibition centre, sports complex, auditorium, petrol/CNG/LPG pumps, cinema halls, restaurants, food plazas and food streets, training centres, art gallary, diagnostic/radiologistic centres, health clubs, dispensary, etc. in City Centre Zone.
  • Multi-storey appartments and clusters thereof, serviced appartments, dormitories, worker hosuing, dharmashala, cinema halls, malls, petrol/CNG/LPG pumps, Auto servce stations, light industial workshops, 3 star hotels, Junior, Senior and Professional Colleges, multi level parking, commercial centre, blood bank, maternity homes, dispensary, nursing homes, diagnostic/radiologistic centres, etc. in High Access Corridor zone.
  • University campus, 3, 4 and 5 star hotel, multi storey serviced appartments, hostels, petrol/CNG/LPG pumps, multi level prking, office business park, commercial offices, I.T. park, professional college, Commercial retail, restaurants, food plazas, food streets, cinema hall, multiplex, office buildings, community halls, dispensary, health care centres, day care centres, etc. in Knowledge and I.T zone.


How can we help:

We at PPIPL have recognised the significant opportunity that the Dholera SIR provides to our clients. We facilitate successful joint ventures (JV) and provide project cosultancy, tax and regulatory services, transaction and implementation support. Our independent relationships with regulatory bodies and collaborations with diversified clients help us serve you better.


DMIC in Gujarat- Dholera SIR Location                                                                                                                                                         Dholera SIR videa by AECOM, Program Manager