Katchi Abadis Authority (SKAA) was established in 1987 under Sindh
Katchi Abadi Act 1987 for regularization and up-gradation of katchi
abadis in the Province.
Authority is a corporate body. Its headquarter is at Karachi. The
general direction and administration of the Authority and its affairs
vests in a Governing Body headed by the Minister for katchi abadis as
its Chairman. Director General is the chief executive of the Authority.