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1. Local Government Act, 1976 (Act 171)

To provide Efficient and Effective Municipal Service :

  • Solid Waste Management
  • Area Cleaning and Beautification
  • Drains and Ditches Maintenance
  • Road Construction and Maintenance
  • Public Buildings Maintenance
  • Public Areas Maintenance
  • Public Health Protection and Control
  • Cemetery Land Maintenance

To manage and Control all Financial Allocation Received :

  • Assessment Tax
  • Payment of Licences & Penalties
  • Annual Grants Using the Balanced Method
  • Grants for Development Projects
  • Road Maintenance Grant
  • Geran Penyenggaraan Jalan

To Implement Development Projects at the local Level :

  • Housing
  • Industry & Commerce
  • Recreational Facilities
  • Municipal Facilities

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).