Sektor di Infrastruktura i Planifikashon Urbano

 

Servisio pa Planifikashon Urbano (antes DROV)

 

The Department of Urban Planning is responsible for a sustainable and balanced use of the space in Curaçao. The Department of Urban Planning assesses proposals for new spatial developments and existing situations based on existing government policy to ensure that these developments are according to the required qualitative standards.

Responsibilities

  • Spatial planning;
  • Program and project preparation and development for urban district renewal, housing improvement and urban renewal;
  • Execution of the housing policy
  • Technical management for the restoration and maintenance of monuments ;
  • Licensing and exemptions for the restoration and maintenance of monuments ;
  • Management of the monument register;
  • Monuments policies and designation of protected monuments;
  • Circular Policy on monuments;
  • Coordination of the spatial traffic plan;
  • Provision of construction and encroachment permits and exemptions;
  • Monitoring the compliance to permit requirements and enforcement.