Local Government

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BDA
Organisation Chart
Function
MAJOR FUNCTIONS

The main functions of BDA are as follows:-

1. Coordination of Development Activities

  • acts as a project coordinator to facilitate the provision of public facilities and services
  • collaborates with other departments and agencies at the implementation stage to ensure the smooth
  • implementation of the various projects.

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2. LandUse Planning and Administration
  • plans and administers the land that falls within the designated area
  • processes all applications for land to ensure that land use conforms to the planning of the area.

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3. Local Authority Functions

Performs the local authority functions in Bintulu which include the followings:-

  • Town cleaning works
  • Grass cutting works
  • Maintenance of recreational facilities, parks and landscaped areas
  • Road construction and maintenance
  • Drain cleaning
  • Scavanging works
  • Enforcement of Local Authority By-laws
  • Sanitation works, etc.
Vertical Line 4. Social and Sports Projects
  • Built sports facilities such as tennis and basketball courts, the outdoor stadium complete with an Olympic standard running track & football field and a sports hall.
  • Undertakes the construction of recreational facilities such as the RM3 million public swimming pool, the 18 hole golf course, the RM2 million Wildlife Park, etc.
  • The construction of various social and community projects which include the Dewan Suarah, Community Halls, Mosque, modern markets and hawker centres, traffic garden, etc.

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5. Industrial Estate Development
  • Developed the following three industrial estates complete with infrastructure and utilities to cater for the needs of the industrialists:
    • Bintulu Light Industrial Estate for small factories
    • Kidurong Light Industrial Estate for light and medium-scale industries
    • Kemena Industrial Estate for timber-based industries and related timber activities.

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6. Commercial Buildings Development
  • Builds commercial shophouses through subsidiary companies and/or on joint-venture with local developers.
7. Housing Development
  • Staff quarters
  • Public Housing e.g. Low-Cost Houses

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8. Landscaping & Beautification
  • Develop, Manage, beautify and exercies general supervision over special areas situated within its area of jurisdication.
  • Stimulate public interest in the conservation and protection of greens.
  • Encourage the use and development of public parks for the purposes of recreation and tourism.
  • Preserve and protect greens in the public parks.
For more information, you may write to us at the address below :

General Manager
Bintulu Development Authority
P. O. Box 55
97007 Bintulu, Sarawak
Malaysia
Tel: (60)86 - 332011
Fax: (60)86 - 332255