The Zoo Authority of Karnataka is registered under Societies Registration Act, 1960, and functioning at Sri Chamarajendra Zoological Garden’s Premises, Mysuru. Upto 20-07-2002 only Mysore Zoo was under the control of Zoo Authority of Karnataka. Now, expanded all over the state w.e.f 20th July 2002, with 8 Zoos under its Jurisdiction, Adumalleswara Mini Zoo of Chitradurga is also brought under ZAK w.e.f 18-09-2017.
Sri R. Shankar
Hon’ble Forest Minister,Forest Environment and Ecology Department,
Sri Vijay Kumar Gogi, IFS
Principal Secretary (Forests) Forest Environment and Ecology Department, Bengaluru.
Deputy Secretary (Services-1)
Finance Dept., M.S. Building, 5th Gate,Dr. Ambedkar Veedhi,Bangalore – 560 001.
Dept. of Animal Husbandry and Veterinary Services,Vishveshwaraiah Gopura, Dr. Ambedkar Road,Bengaluru – 560 001
Sri Jayaram C
Principal Chief Conservator of Forests (Wildlife) and Chief Wildlife Warden, Bengaluru
Sri Ravi B P
Addl. Principal Chief Conservator of Forests, Zoo Authority of Karnataka, Mysuru
Mysore City Corporation,Sayyaji Rao Road,Mysuru
Institute of Animal Health and Veterinary Biologicals, Hebbal, Bengaluru 560 024