Almost 5.8 thousand construction and occupancy permits issued online
5822 construction and occupancy permits have been issued on the Internet since 2013, when the service started to be available in electronic format.
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 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 July, 2015. According to Mosgosstroynadzor, 1415 notifications are already received from developers.
“The number of users who prefer electronic services is constantly growing. We focus our efforts on IT-development of the city and its municipal services. Transferring of state services in e-format prevents corruption in construction sector,” said the Mayor of Moscow Sergey Sobyanin.
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.