Developers will be able to prepare construction site before obtaining construction permit
Ministry of Construction, Housing and Utilities of the Russian Federation (‘Minstroy’) elaborated amendments to Construction Code of the Russian Federation. According to “Izvestia” newspaper, these amendments will allow developers to come to a construction site before obtaining construction permit.
Before obtaining construction permit developers are to prepare construction site. It introduces the concept “complex of preparation period works of construction and reconstruction”. New mechanism is expected to reduce time limits of facility’s commissioning and to elaborate project in details. It will also improve Russia’s position in World Bank Doing Business ranking.
In order to start preparation works a developer has to obtain separate permit to conduct preparation works. He is required to provide project documentation, which then passes state examination.
If the main construction permit is not be issued during the year, a customer will have to “put a land plot in usable condition” and to restore “broken environmental state”.