DEPT OF PHYSICAL PLANNING

Akrofuom sector 2 and 5 street

Akrofuom Sector 4 Street

Akrofuom Sector 3 Street

Composite Street Address

 

The Department :

  • Advices the District Assembly on national policies on physical planning, land use and development.
  • Coordinates activities and projects of departments and other agencies including non-governmental organizations to ensure compliance with planning standards.
  • Assists in preparations of physical plans as a guide for the formulation of development policies, decisions and to design projects within the Assembly.
  • Advises on setting out approved plans for future development of land at the district level.
  • Advises on the conditions for the construction of public and private buildings and structures and assist to provide the layout for buildings for improved housing layout and settlements.
  • Ensures the prohibition of the construction of new buildings unless building plans submitted have been approved by the Assembly.
  • Advises and facilitate the demolishing of dilapidated buildings and recovery of incurred cost in connection with the demolishing.
  • Advices the Assembly on the siting of billboards, masts and ensure compliance with the decisions of the Assembly.
  • Advices on the acquisition of land property in the public interest, and undertake street naming, numbering of houses and related issues.