Compulsory application of the building code and insurance on residential buildings starting from

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These measures aim to enhance safety and security and increase investment opportunities


Sources in the building and construction sector revealed that the third phase of the Saudi building code will enter into force starting next July. The new phase of the building code includes new residential buildings and under construction under conditions that include the application of the approved building code in each region, and the application of compulsory insurance on housing, And adherence to dealing with contractors approved by the Saudi Contractors Authority.

In detail, the sources explained that these measures mainly aim to enhance safety and security in residential buildings in the Saudi market and increase investment opportunities. The scope of the code includes new buildings, including design, operation, implementation and maintenance, in addition to old buildings that include expansion, modification, restoration and removal.

A number of relevant authorities participate in the application of the code, namely the General Directorate of Civil Defense, the Ministry of Energy and the Saudi Standards, Metrology and Quality Organization.

It is noteworthy that the Ministry of Municipal and Rural Affairs and Housing will review, tomorrow, Tuesday, at a conference in Riyadh, the procedures for applying the Saudi Building Code to residential projects and possible programs to achieve a set of conditions and requirements and the subsequent executive regulations and appendices related to building and construction.

The Saudi Building Code targets safety, public health, durability, stability and stability of buildings and facilities, while providing ways to protect people and property, rationalizing water and energy consumption, and reducing operating costs.

The package of possible programs includes the application of the building code, the degree of accreditation for facilities, the provision of engineering office services through the “Etmam” center, with the electronic qualification of engineering offices and their immediate licensing within 30 seconds, in addition to the “approved contractor” and “Wa’ed” and the customer journey in licensing residential buildings through “My country”.

Mandatory application of the building and insurance code for residential buildings, starting next July

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Sources in the building and construction sector revealed that the third phase of the Saudi building code will enter into force starting next July. The new phase of the building code includes new residential buildings and under construction under conditions that include the application of the approved building code in each region, and the application of compulsory insurance on housing, And adherence to dealing with contractors approved by the Saudi Contractors Authority.

In detail, the sources explained that these measures mainly aim to enhance safety and security in residential buildings in the Saudi market and increase investment opportunities. The scope of the code includes new buildings, including design, operation, implementation and maintenance, in addition to old buildings that include expansion, modification, restoration and removal.

A number of relevant authorities participate in the implementation of the code, including the General Directorate of Civil Defense, the Ministry of Energy and the Saudi Standards, Metrology and Quality Organization.

It is noteworthy that the Ministry of Municipal and Rural Affairs and Housing will review, tomorrow, Tuesday, at a conference in Riyadh, the procedures for applying the Saudi Building Code to residential projects and possible programs to achieve a set of conditions and requirements and the subsequent executive regulations and appendices related to building and construction.

The Saudi Building Code targets safety, public health, durability, stability and stability of buildings and facilities, while providing ways to protect people and property, rationalizing water and energy consumption, and reducing operating costs.

The package of possible programs includes the application of the building code, the degree of accreditation for facilities, the provision of engineering office services through the “Etmam” center, with the electronic qualification of engineering offices and their immediate licensing within 30 seconds, in addition to the “approved contractor” and “Wa’ed” and the customer’s journey in licensing residential buildings through “My country”.

June 14, 2021 – Dhu al-Qi’dah 4, 1442

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These measures aim to enhance safety and security and increase investment opportunities

Sources in the building and construction sector revealed that the third phase of the Saudi building code will enter into force starting next July. The new phase of the building code includes new residential buildings and under construction under conditions that include the application of the approved building code in each region, and the application of compulsory insurance on housing, And adherence to dealing with contractors approved by the Saudi Contractors Authority.

In detail, the sources explained that these measures mainly aim to enhance safety and security in residential buildings in the Saudi market and increase investment opportunities. The scope of the code includes new buildings, including design, operation, implementation and maintenance, in addition to old buildings that include expansion, modification, restoration and removal.

A number of relevant authorities participate in the application of the code, namely the General Directorate of Civil Defense, the Ministry of Energy and the Saudi Standards, Metrology and Quality Organization.

It is noteworthy that the Ministry of Municipal and Rural Affairs and Housing will review, tomorrow, Tuesday, at a conference in Riyadh, the procedures for applying the Saudi Building Code to residential projects and possible programs to achieve a set of conditions and requirements and the subsequent executive regulations and appendices related to building and construction.

The Saudi Building Code targets safety, public health, durability, stability and stability of buildings and facilities, while providing ways to protect people and property, rationalizing water and energy consumption, and reducing operating costs.

The package of possible programs includes the application of the building code, the degree of accreditation for facilities, the provision of engineering office services through the “Etmam” center, with the electronic qualification of engineering offices and their immediate licensing within 30 seconds, in addition to the “approved contractor” and “Wa’ed” and the customer’s journey in licensing residential buildings through “My country”.





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