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Shanghai Municipal Planning, Land and Resources Administration
06.02.2010
Address: 100 Dagu Rd ( Office hour: 9am to 5:30pm, Monday to Friday)

Telephone: 23111111 sendsend



    Shanghai Municipal Planning, Land and Resources Administration is established as one of the departments of the municipal government in accordance with the “Notice of the General Office of the CPC Central Committee and the General Office of the State Council on Printing and Distributing ‘Plan on Reform of Organs of Shanghai Municipal People’s Government’” (Ting Zi [2008] No. 17).

    Main Functions

    1. to implement laws, rules, regulations, guidelines and policies regarding town and country plannings, land, geology and mineral resources; to study, draft and organize to carry out local rules, regulations and policies concerning urban planning compiling and implementation, land, geology and mineral resources;

    2. to participate in compiling mid-term, long-term and annual plans for social development, economic development and urban construction; to organize to compile the municipality’s comprehensive planning, district plannings, detailed plannings for important areas and the municipal government’s other mandatory plannings and comprehensively coordinate and balance other specialized systematic plannings in accordance with the municipality’s overall plannings for national economy and social development; to guide the districts and counties to compile plannings within their jurisdictions; to review, examine and approve plans according to law;

    3. to study and formulate mid-term and long-term plannings such as overall planning for land exploitation, planning for protection and rational utilization of mineral resources and planning for geological hazard prevention and control in accordance with the municipality’s overall plannings for national economy and social development; to take charge of compiling and organizing to carry out annual geological exploration plans; to cooperate with the municipality’s relevant departments in compiling annual plans for land exploitation and implementing them as approved;

    4. to take charge of administrating the municipality’s address naming, urban planning and design and the archives of urban construction and organizing to carry out research and investigation of major problems; to lead and guide the survey and mapping administrative authorities to carry out work; to take charge of qualification administration for urban planning and design institutions; to take charge of planning and administrating historical and cultural cities and towns, historical conservation areas,  outstanding historical buildings as well as historical and cultural relics above municipal level;

    5. to implement the administrative system of opinions on project site selection, planning permit of land for construction use and planning permit of construction engineering according to law; to trace and supervise the planning implementation during the period after construction projects are approved before construction projects are completed;

    6. to take charge of management on registration of land use rights and collective ownership of land, take charge of investigation and administration on existing land use conditions and land registrations, investigate and solve disputes concerning land use rights according to law and guide the establishment of data base for the existing land use conditions and land registrations;

    7. to manage urban and rural land resources in a unified way and maintain the municipality’s cultivated lands and basic farmland area for the need for agricultural production and development; to take charge of controlling, supervising and administrating the scale and purposes of construction lands in city and towns; to take charge of examining, approving and administrating all kinds of construction land uses including land assignment, land acquisition, land expropriation, conversion of agricultural lands into construction lands and government land reservation as well as land assart, consolidation and reclamation according to law;

    8. to organize to carry out administrative law enforcement on urban planning, land, geology and mineral resources; to give administrative sanctions on violations; to solve disputes regarding urban planning, land, geology and mineral resources according to law;

    9. to take charge of examining, approving and administrating land confiscation, land reservation and various construction lands according to law and plan and implement economical and concentrated land use evaluation; to study and formulate policies and measures on deepening land use system reform and organize to carry out administration over the remising, lease, contribution after appraisal, transferring, transaction and governmental purchase of land use rights; to guide the circulation of rural collective-owned lands for non-agricultural use;

    10. to administrate the exploitation and protection of mineral resources according to law; to administrate mineral resources’ reserves as well as the rights of mine exploration and exploitation; to collect mining resources compensation fees; to take charge of industrial management over and detailed implementation of geological survey, geological hazard prevention and control and geological heritage protection; to take charge of investigating, supervising and administrating geological environment; to take charge of monitoring, preventing and controlling land subsidence and resume the responsibilities of supervision and administration; to cooperate with the municipality’s relevant departments in resuming administration responsibilities of exploitation of mineral water and geothermal resources according to regulations;

    11. to strengthen the asset administration of territorial resources; to establish the system publicizing standard land prices and participate in administrating resource assets such as land and minerals; to take charge of reviewing the budgets for revenues and expenditures of land reserve fund, compiling and reporting the final accounting on the annual revenues and expenditures of land remising and land reserve fund, compiling the budget of land remising revenues and expenditures at the municipal level, confirming the municipality’s costs for land reserves as well as charging and using the fees on geological and mineral resources within the municipality;

    12. to resume the responsibilities of supervising and administrating the service sector of territorial resources; to monitor the land market and the construction land utilization, supervise land prices, and participate in drafting policies and measures to regulate and control territorial resources;

    13. to take charge of the acceptance and hearing of relevant administrative reviews and responses to administrative proceedings;

    14. to undertake other tasks assigned by the municipal government.