Planning, coordinating and implementing excellent human settlement through
comprehensive housing programs, uniformed development control with integral
infrastructure facilities, social and recreational services towards building
a dynamic society.
Towards establishing continual and sustainable living environment for all
levels of Malaysian society inline with vision 2020.
Kementerian Kesejahteraan Bandar, Perumahan dan Kerajaan Tempatan
Aras 2 - 38, No. 51, Persiaran Perdana, Presint 4
Tel: 603-8891 5000
Fax: 603-8891 3182
The Ministry of Housing and Local Government was established on 24 May
1964 as the Ministry of Local Government and Housing. Following a Cabinet
reshuffle on 18 July 1978, the Ministry was renamed the Ministry of
Housing and Local Government. This was the result of a merger between the
Ministry of Housing and Rural Development and the Department of Local
Government which was previously part of the Ministry of Local Government
and the Federal Territory.
Provide affordable housing for those who
qualify and regulate aspects of housing development.
Assist and guide the Local Authority (LA) in providing quality municipal
services, social and recreational facilities to meet the needs of the
population and improve your well-balanced economic opportunities.
Provide prevention and fire fighting services and rescue the efficient and
effective for the safety of life and property.
Advising the federal government and state governments on matters related
to planning, management, development and soil conservation in line with
the national physical planning.
Provide policy and advisory services planning, implementation and
management of landscapes, parks and recreation for local authorities and
Provide policy, regulatory systems and the management of solid waste and
public cleansing of an integrated, efficient, reliable and cost effective.
Develop and regulate the activities of moneylenders and pawnbrokers in the