Initiation, preparation, and approval of regional, sub-regional, and urban master/structure plan.
The formulation of a State policy, for urban and regional planning within the framework of national policies.
The preparation and implementation of regional sub-regional, urban, district, local, and subject plans.
Approval and adoption of plans prepared by the Board and Local Planning Authorities.
The promotion and conduct of research in urban and regional planning.
The dissemination of research results for adoption by user organizations.
Collaboration and management of urban and regional data systems.
The provision of technical assistance to local.
Establishment and maintenance of the physical Planning Board and the Local Planning Authorities: and
Undertake a five-yearly review of the structure plans.