Thursday, August 17, 2017

Sverdlovsk to tighten regulation of housing sector

The Sverdlovsk regional government recently published its decision to tighten regulation of the housing sector.

The executive body authorized state supervision in the housing sector through the Office of the State Housing Inspectorate of the Sverdlovsk Region to prevent, detect and suppress violations of the requirements for the use and preservation of housing, regardless of ownership, both on the part of organizations and enterprises, as well as for ordinary citizens, Oblastnaya Gazeta reports.

The resolution defines the powers and functions of the new office. It also establishes the procedure for the structure of organization, as well as preventative measures and violations.

The resolution also approved the list of officials who will have the authority of inspection in the housing sector. The responsibilities of such officers were also determined, as well as protocol for interacting with judicial and law enforcement authorities, according to Oblastnaya Gazeta.