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Local Government

The Law “On Local Self-Government” regulates the organization and functioning of the units of local self-government in the Republic of Albania, as well as defines their functions, competences, rights and duties and of the respective bodies.

This Law, in relation to the field of territorial planning and development, defines inter alia that:

- in the field of infrastructure and public services the municipalities are responsible for the territory under their jurisdiction for the planning, administration, development and control of the territory, as defined by the law;

- the municipalities have the obligation to draft strategic development plans and programs for local economic development.