Ministry Of Municipal And Rural Affairs Riyadh
Ministry of Municipal and Rural Affairs located in Riyadh. The basic instructions of the Kingdom that was issued in 21- 2- 1345 H including the eighth section of this instruction that specialized in General municipal councils. The ninth section specialized in administration committees of municipalities where appeared the first organization of municipalities in the Kingdom. In 1346 was issued the municipal department system to organize Municipality Management of Mecca, Mina, Shuhada which it was considered an integral system as stated in eighth and ninth Sections of the basic instructions for kingdom. In 1357 H was issued secretariat system of capital city and municipality, which was the first independent system for municipalities. This system has canceled provisions for general municipal councils and the previous municipal department system. As a result of the growth of the municipal services provided to citizens in 1382 was issued decision of Council of Ministers approving the development and upgrading of municipal management level of by establishment of the Agency for municipalities linked to the Ministry of Interior. In 1348 was issued a decision to appoint the first agent of this agency. Then the Royal Order issued in 1395 by making supervisory level to the Agency at the level of Deputy Interior Minister for Municipal Affairs. In 1395 was established the Ministry of Municipal and Rural Affairs, which is responsible for urban planning for cities in the Kingdom, the provision of roads and basic equipment, improve and beautify the cities and development of municipal and rural areas.