Specify timeframe for processing of NoCs/permits for low risk buildings and to permit applicant to start construction if objection/ rejection is not conveyed with in the timeline.
Reform ID S141
Reform Description Before: There was no timeframe specified for approval of building plans which caused delays in building plans approvals

After: Now, with specific timelines for issuance of NoCs/Permits in place the process has become efficient.

Sector Construction
BeneficiariesAutomotive Owners  All businesses
Jurisdiction/ Location Sindh
Department Sindh Building Control Authority (SBCA)
Date of Implementation 27-01-2020
Details Difficulty Without any timelines for issuance of NoCs/Permits required for low-risk buildings, the process was inefficient which added more cost and delayed the construction process.
Analysis It was felt that there is a dire need to specify timelines for the issuance of NoCs/Permits to speed up the construction process.
Solution After the detailed deliberation it was agreed that there should be a specific time limit within which the NoCs/Permits are issued. Accordingly, the competent authority notified the revised regulations
Evidence Evidence

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