2. Town and Country Planning Act, 1976 (Act 172)

  • To play a Role as a Local Planning Authority for the Administrative Area.
  • To organise, Control and Plan Land and Building Development and Reuse in its area.
  • To operate, Assist and Encourage Collection, Maintenance and Publishing of Drafts, Bulletins and Monographs and others relating to town and country planning, and the methodologies.
  • To carry out any other duties entrusted by the state authorities from time to time

3. Street, Drainage and Building Act, 1974 (Act 133)

  • To approve building Plans
  • To monitor in ensuring that the earthworks conducted complies with the stipulated requirements.
  • To ensure building constructions are according to the approved plan.
  • To ensure the building usage is as approved by the local authority
  • To monitor the use of flammable materials in the construction of the building.
  • To provide infrastructure for development.
  • To monitor buildings in dangerous areas.
  • Scheduled examination on finished buildings.
  • To issue the Building Certificate of Fitness for Occupation (CFO).