Cantonment Board Clifton (CBC) was brought into existence through a Notification SRO No. 207(1)/ (83) dated 27-2-1983 in order to provide municipal cover to 8 DHA phases together with 12 Katchi Abadis located in the periphery and Blocks 8-9 of Clifton. It is spread over an area of 51.327 square kilometers with swelling population of 0.306 million at present. Karachi Cantonment is on its North and West; towards East lies City District Government Karachi (CDGK) and towards southern parameter stretches the Arabian Sea
"To Ensure Pro-People, Efficient Local Governance in Cantt and Effective Defence Land Management"
Cantonment Board Clifton have developed numerous facilities for the residents and general public. Clifton Cantonment is a role model for other civic bodies to emulate. It is self-contained civic body which does not fall back for financial assistance either upon the federal Govt. or Provisional Govt.