PUTRAJAYA: The housing development sector is now allowed to operate under Phases One and Two of the National Recovery Plan.
The Housing and Local Government Ministry said the decision was made during the pandemic management technical meeting on July 23.
It added that the permission to operate applies to housing developers whose Advertising Permit and Developer’s Licence are still valid.
Under Phase One, activities by the sector that are allowed are housing developers’ management offices, matters pertaining to vacant possession and house keys, repair works during the defect liability period and construction work for the Rumah Mesra Rakyat under the Syarikat Perumahan Negara Berhad for G1 to G4 contractors.
For states under Phase 2, additional activities that are allowed are sales and marketing activities at developers’ offices, by sales agents, at sales galleries, show units and sub-sale property units.
“The permission for this sector to operate is subject to the latest standard operating procedure that is available on the ministry’s website.
“For standard operating procedures on construction activities issued by the Works Ministry, refer to the Construction Industry Development Board website,” the Ministry said in a statement on Tuesday (July 27).