The Ministry of Economic Affairs, Investment, Planning, Resilience, Sustainable Development, Telecommunications and Broadcasting along with the Ministry Of Housing and Urban Development joined forces to provide support for housing recovery systems and capacity building with the implementation of TACS at the local level.
Technical Assistance Centres will support the public and the Housing Recovery Programme beneficiaries, accordingly regional satellite offices have been established. These satellite offices will provide technical assistance permitting process, inspection services in terms of building inspection and public education among other duties. Each TAC team will include three junior officers, an administrative officer and will be overseen by a development control officer. Physical planning will be in the communities, in the districts, through the Junior Development Control Officers who are adequately trained by the development control officers and the Chief Physical Planner to ensure that we are not there just to police but we are there to educate people on resilient development abiding by the codes and the standards for construction that have been established.