LAW OF THE REPUBLIC OF AZERBAIJAN On Introducing Amendments to the Town-Planning and Construction Code of the Republic of Azerbaijan

Guided by paragraph 1 and 20 of Part I of Article 94 of the Constitution of the Republic of Azerbaijan, in connection with the application of the Law of the Republic of Azerbaijan "On Licenses and Permits" of March 15, 2016 No. 176-VQ, Milli Mejlis of the Azerbaijan Republic decrees:

To introduce the following changes to the Town-Planning and Construction Code of the Republic of Azerbaijan (Collected Legislation of the Republic of Azerbaijan, 2012, No. 9, Article 838, 2014, No. 7, Articles 766, 787, No. 10, Article 1165, 2015, No. 5, Article 503, 2016, No. 11, article 1773, No. 12, article 2010):

1. Add Article 15.1.3-1 with the following content:

"15.1.3-1. Technical normative legal acts in connection with the professional level of persons engaged in activities in such professional domains of construction activities as engineering, design, construction and installation works, mechanization and transportation, production of construction materials and examination of construction projects ; ".

2. In Article 51 the word "chapter" shall be replaced by the words "on the basis of the Code of Technical Regulations on Town-Planning and Construction provided for in Article 15.1.3-1 ...".

3. Delete Article 52.1.

4. In Article 52.3, the words "Rules for the issue or cancellation of ... the certificate, as well as the list of certified professions are established by the relevant executive authority" shall be replaced by the words "certificates shall be issued by the conformity assessment bodies in accordance with the Law of the Republic of Azerbaijan on Accreditation in the field of conformity assessment".

5. Article 60.1 shall be re-stated as follows:

"60.1 Common fire safety requirements for the general layout of the construction development area, architectural planning and construction sections, engineering and communications support and construction materials in the design and construction of buildings and other facilities are established on the basis of technical regulations foreseen in Article 15.1.4 of this Code on Town-Planning and Construction.".

Ilham ALIYEV,

President of the Republic of Azerbaijan

 

Baku, May 16, 2017