Almost 5.6 thousand construction and occupancy permits issued online
5591 construction and occupancy permits have been issued on the Internet since 2013, when the service started to be available in electronic format, reports the portal of the Moscow Construction Complex.
Nowadays Mosgosstroynadzor (Moscow State Construction Supervision Committee) provides three e-services for developers. These include issuance of construction and occupancy permits, as well as certificate of conforming compliance of the constructed buildings with the norms and rules. Timing for consideration of applications submitted via the city portal of state and municipal services does not exceed 10 days.
The service desk of Mosgostroynadzor (Moscow State Construction Supervision Committee) based one “one stop shop” principle; it is equipped with workstations, where specialists provide assistance in submitting necessary documents.
The e-service “Giving notice of the beginning and the end of construction and installation works” was launched in 2015. According to Mosgosstroynadzor, 1350 notifications from developers are already received.
It is to be recalled that applications for state services in the construction industry can be submitted from around the world at any time through a personal account of developer on the Moscow state services portal. This is a time saver for developers. The applicant does not need to collect a huge amount of documents: all of them are at the disposal of government agencies and are transmitted via the base information register. There, on the state services portal, the applicant can track the progress of consideration of his appeal.
As previously stated Deputy Mayor for urban policy and construction Marat Khusnullin, in the World Bank’s ranking in terms of “Getting a construction permit”, the Russian capital has moved from 180th place in 2013 to 156th in 2015.
“We are working systematically at reducing administrative barriers in construction industry. Today Moscow has 14 types of public services in the field of investment and construction activities, and 12 of them we provide e-format. These arrangements gears up capital flow in the construction industry, and of course it makes the procedure of obtaining public services open and transparent,” said Marat Khusnullin.
The Construction Complex gives free seminars for developers on the provision of public services in electronic format; the schedule of seminars can be found on stroi.mos.ru.