County Department


Lands, Housing and Physical Planning

Vision

Sustainable Land Use, Land Tenure Security, Affordable, Decent Housing and Well planned Urban and Rural Development.

Mission

To ensure sustainable land management, planned urban and rural development and decent housing for all.

Mandate

Manage and administer the land resource through the following functions

  • Land policy implementation
  • Undertake physical planning
  • Land transactions
  • Surveying and mapping

 

COMPLETED PROJECTS

Project

Project Objectives

Description of Activities

Costs

Source of Funding

Refurbishment of 6 Government houses

Improve tenants quality of life

Construction works

4.4

County Government

Refurbishment of County Government offices

Improve service delivery

Construction

2.3

County Government

 

 ONGOING PROJECTS

Project

Project Objectives

Description of Activities

Cost

Source of Funding

Implementation of Wajir Spatial Plan

 

 

60

County Government

 Refurbishment of Government Housing

Improve tenants quality of life

Tendering and construction works

1

County Government

Refurbishment of survey office

Improve service delivery

Tendering and construction works

2

 

 Completion of Habaswein Appropriate Building Technology  project

Promote and popularize appropriate and affordable building technologies suitable to Wajir County

Construction

9.5

County Government

UPCOMING PROJECTS

Project

Project Objectives

Description Of Activities

Cost

Source Funding

Regularization of Wajir Town Plot data

To provide a cohesive and structured data base for the issuance of allotment letters and consequently title deeds

Collection of data and input of data

 

County Government

 Construction of Geography Information Systems laboratory

For the purposes of road networking and better solid waste management

Tendering, sighting and construction

 

County Government

Construction of two ABT centres

Promote and popularize appropriate and affordable building technologies suitable to Wajir County

Tendering, sighting and construction

19

County Government

Construction of Government housing

Make more housing available for County Government staff

Tendering, sighting and construction

20

County Government

Construction of additional Government office block

Improve service delivery

 

8

 

Formation of Lands Tribunal Committee

To create land policies

Interviewing and selection

5

 

Fencing of Government estates

For land demarcation purposes and security

Procuring, putting up of fences

5

 

Creating spatial plans for six other towns within Wajir

 

 

50

 

Budget

  • 124.5 Million

County Government Policies

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National Policies

  • Lands, Housing and Physical Planning Development Plan
  • The National Lands Commission 2012
  • The Land Registration Act 2012
  • The Land Act

Investment Opportunities

  • Surveyors, physical planners, cartographers for modern housing projects
  • Contractors
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  • Construction equipment

Flagship Investment Opportunities

Livestock Farming

Renewable Energy

Agribusiness

Prospecting Minerals

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