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The City of Bijeljina

Department of Spatial Planning

Karađorđeva ulica 4
76 300  Bijeljina
Republic of Srpska
Bosnia and Herzegovina

Phone: +387 (0)55 233 126
Fax:+387 (0)55 211 305

[email protected]


Department of Spatial Planning performs administrative and professional activities under the City jurisdiction related to:

  • preparation of spatial planning documentation;
  • development plans;
  • monitoring the implementation of strategic plans within scope of work;
  • issuance of location requirements and building permits;
  • staking out buildings;
  • technical inspections and occupancy permits for completed buildings;
  • control of investment and technical documentation;
  • legalization of illegally constructed buildings, as well as other jobs placed in their scope of work by special documents.

In strategic planning, monitoring the implementation of City Development Strategy, evaluating and reporting in the scope of work, the Department performs the following jobs:

  • prepares annual operational plan, containing planned projects, value of the projects and funding sources, dynamics of projects implementation, and clearly defined roles and responsibilities in the project implementation;
  • regularly collects information important for the local sustainable development and submits it to the Section for Local Economic Development and European Integration (Section);
  • prepares various analyses and studies within its scope of work and submits them to the Section;
  • actively participates in the strategic planning of integrated development;
  • prepares and submits information concerning external stakeholders and proposes their involvement in the strategic planning, implementation, monitoring and evaluation of projects;
  • participates in the preparation of project proposals and project documentation; and
  • submits reports on monitoring and evaluation of projects at the Department level, according to the dynamics defined in the annual activities calendar prepared by the Section for Local Economic Development and European Integration.

There are three sections within the Department of Spatial Planning:
- Section for urbanism and documentation
- Section for building and occupancy permits
- Section for legalization