The Ministry of Construction and Physical Planning performs administrative and other tasks related to construction, physical planning and housing, and participates in the development and implementation of programmes from European Union funds and other forms of international assistance in these fields.
The Ministry performs administrative and other tasks related to: physical planning in the Republic of Croatia and coordination of regional physical development; planning, use and protection of space; international cooperation in physical planning; physical planning inspectional tasks; spatial information system; monitoring of the status of space and implementation of physical planning documents of the Republic of Croatia; location permits; cooperation in development of physical planning documents of counties, cities and municipalities in order to ensure requirements for management, protection and administration of space, and coordination of activities of state administration bodies participating in the development, adoption and implementation of physical planning documents; ensuring requirements for development and improvement of operation of legal and natural persons in the field of physical planning; settlement planning and regulation of building land use.
The Ministry performs administrative and other tasks related to the establishment of requirements for designing and construction of construction works; building and use permits; use, maintenance and removal of construction works; building inspectional tasks.
The Ministry performs administrative and other tasks related to the effects of economic policy instruments and measures on the development of design services in construction and on construction services; operation of legal and natural persons in the field of construction, the Croatian Chamber of Architects and Engineers in Construction and other engineers involved in construction; monitoring and analysing the quality of construction and design services in construction; housing, housing policy; apartment and settlement construction; implementation of special housing programmes of the Government of the Republic of Croatia; policy, monitoring and improvement of the status in utility management, international cooperation in construction and housing.
The Ministry performs tasks related to the participation of the Republic of Croatia in the work of bodies of the European Union in the fields of the Ministry's responsibility.
The Ministry also performs other tasks that fall under its responsibility pursuant to a special act.