Frequently Asked Questions?

PHYSICAL PLANNING DEPARTMENT

Frequently asked questions concerning Physical planning services in the Ministry of Lands, Housing and Urban Development.

Q : What is Physical planning all about?

A : Physical Planning is about ensuring orderly disposition of land, resources, facilities and services with a view to securing the physical, economic and social efficiency, health and aesthetic well-being of urban and rural communities. Simply put, it seeks to order and regulate use of land in an efficient and effective way.

Q : Who is a Physical Planner?

A : A professional officer who formulates and implements land use plans with purpose of ensuring orderly and coordinated physical, social and economic development.