YCDC Fights Fake Permits at Private Construction Sites

Constructors will not be allowed to post building permits for buildings themselves anymore, and have to use YCDC-made signboards instead, according to the Yangon City Development Committee (YCDC). YCDC said illegal builders are putting up signs on their projects that claim to have the Committee’s permission, while in reality the projects are illegal and the […]

YCDC’s list of buildings without permits drops in August

Yangon City Development Committee has counted 2223 buildings without proper permits by the end of August. It had earlier dropped its citations of many improperly built buildings, but is still finding projects that are not made according to its standard, said U Than Htay, head of YCDC’s Department of Engineering (Building). “If we find buildings […]