Finance Ministry greenlights public access to urban developers’ permits
Prime Minister Denys Shmyhal promised to complete the urban planning reform and eliminate shadow schemes in the industry as early as this year.Photo from UNIAN
Ukraine’s Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Digital Transformation Mykhailo Fedorov says the ministry has opened data on declarative and permitting documents from the construction operations registry.
“We are opening data on declarative and permissive documents from the construction activity registry, which was launched in early July as part of the implementation of the Unified State Electronic System in the field of urban planning in Ukraine,” he wrote on Facebook on September 21.
Read alsoUkraine’s Foreign Minister invites Portuguese investors to partake in grand privatizationIn particular, the ministry has expanded the list of boxes to be filled in; improved data protection from illegal altering; introduced a unique identifier that allows binding all permits to a construction facility, and made the coordinates of the exact location of the object available online.
- In July, the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine approved an experiment on the implementation of the first stage of the Unified State Electronic System in the field of construction. The goal is to improve quality of public services in the construction sector.
- In July, Prime Minister Denys Shmyhal promised to complete the urban planning reform and eliminate shadow schemes in the industry in 2020.
- As of September 3, 2020, some 90% of Ukrainians supported efforts toward renovation and construction of roads, schools, and kindergartens as part of the Big Construction program introduced by the Ukrainian president.