The services provided under this portfolio are to implement projects in the areas of:-
- Asphalt Works
- Concrete Works; and
- Maintenance of Government Buildings
Furthermore, the Ministry certifies Special Projects for implementation and render technical advice support to Major Government Project that are approved as PSIP projects.
The Ministry works closely with the Physical Planning Unit to support review requests for planning approval.
In addition, the Ministry provides services in the area of electrical inspection.
The work of the department is integrally linked with the following sustainable development goals:
SDG #7: Ensure access to affordable, reliable, sustainable, and modern energy for all
SDG #9: Build resilient infrastructure, promote inclusive and sustainable industrialization and foster innovation
SDG #11: Make cities and human settlements inclusive, safe, resilient and sustainable
Support for the implementation of projects is provided through the Project Implementation and management Unit (PIMU). The PIMU works closely with the Finance Section of the Ministry to facilitate payments of contracts. The process from clearance certificate to the payment of contract requires three to five working days.