SEROWE ADMINISTRATIVE AUTHORITY

Architecture and Buildings Services Department consists of three sections and they are as follows:

  • Maintenance

  • Development

  • Building control

  1. Maintenance

Conducts maintenance of council facilities, i.e. primary schools, teachers’ quarters, staff houses, bus rank and market stalls

Service standards:

  • Routine maintenance- day to day maintenance as reported by user departments

  • Planned maintenance- every 5 years

  • Leakages- 7 hours

  • Blockages- 7 hours

For assistance please contact the following office

  • Location – Metal Works

  • Office number 4

Concerned clients have to report to the relevant offices and registered on relevant forms.

  1. Development

This section is responsible for implementation of projects, e.g. Destitute, Remote Area Dwelling Program (RADP), Presidential, Orphan Care Housing Program. It also deals with the implementation of Development projects within proximity e.g. new construction.

Service standards:

  • As per plan

For assistance please contact the following office

  • Location – Metal Works

  • Office number 18 and 5

  1. Building Control

It is responsible for regulating building developments within the planning areas of the Sub District in line with the framework of the Building Control Code and Development Control Code.

Service Standards:

  • Plan perusal - 4 weeks.

  • Issuance of Building Permit – 4 weeks

  • Inspection Bookings – 24 hours

  • Issuance of Occupation – 1 hour from final inspection

For assistance please contact the following office

  • Location – Metal Works

  • Office number 3

Applicants must submit 4 copies in A 1 paper, copy of certified National Identity Card, certified copy of Land Board Certificate and pay relevant perusal fees etc. for the application to be perused and approved if satisfying all requirements. Clients must book for inspection as stipulated in the Building Permit before proceeding with any construction.