About the Authority

We would like to welcome all the visitors of this website that allows us to stay connected and listen to all your valuable opinions and recommendations, in addition to any comments that you may have. This stands as an embodiment of the firm partnership between us to find solutions that satisfy all related parties in accordance with the laws and regulations of the Kingdom of Bahrain.

Urban Planning and Development Authority (UPDA) was established under the Royal Decree No. 47 on August 2017 issued by His Royal Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa, the King of Bahrain., To achieve sustainable urban development in accordance with the guidelines set by the “Bahrain National Detail Land Use Plan” and the Bahrain Economic Vision 2030 in order to achieve an integrated urban development for the future of the Kingdom of Bahrain.