In an implementation of the Royal Decree No. 28865 dated by 06/27/1436 AH, Engr. Ibrahim bin Mohammed Al Sultan ,Mayor of Riyadh Region in attendance of Dr. Abdulrahman bin Hassan Al Sheikh ,Undersecretary of the Ministry of Municipal and Rural Affairs for Cities Planning, has inaugurated the central unit for plans approval in Riyadh Municipality, which comes to approve the plans within a period not exceeding 60 days, as the first municipality, which applies this procedure, to be applied in other municipalities in the future.
The ceremony attended by Engr. Mohammed Al Dhabaan, Undersecretary of Riyadh Municipality for Reconstruction & Projects, Engr. Soliman Al Faraj, Assistant Undersecretary for Reconstruction and number of officials from the Ministry of Municipal and Rural Affairs and Riyadh Municipality.
The system is accessed through the website of the Ministry of Municipal and Rural Affairs (special link) named (Private Residential Plans Approval System) ,as from the expected benefits of this system is that residential plans will be approved in less than 60 days, where all procedures are electronic and not papered ,and creating transparency for all plans approval procedures in Riyadh Municipality, where system shows all actions (If it belongs to Riyadh Municipality or the engineering office or owner), as well as the possibility of the direct supervision from the Ministry of municipal and rural Affairs on approval steps.