3. Street, Drainage and Building Act 1974 (Act 133)

The Street, Drainage and Building Act 1974 (Act 133) is the act which authorises the Council in matters pertaining to irrigation management, maintenance of urban roads and public buildings. Among the authority of the council under this act are:

a) Approval of Building Plans

b) Exercise control to ensure that land works carried out comply with all the specified requirements.

c) Memastikan Pembinaan Sesuatu Bangunan Adalah Mengikut Pelan Yang Diluluskan

d) Ensure that the construction of a building is in accordance with the approved plan.

e) Control the use of flammable materials in the construction of buildings.

f) Provision of infrastructure for developments.

g) Control over buildings in danger.

h) Scheduled inspections of completed buildings.

i) Issuance of Certificate of Fitness for Occupation (CFO).


4. Road Transport Act 1987 (Act 333)

Under this act, the Council is empowered to make orders relating to public roads in its area of jurisdiction including orders such as vehicular parking procedures, and prohibition of road usage within the Council area.