If a developer company or an individual property owner wishes to construct a building in Dhaka city, permission from the concerned government authority is required to begin construction. In Dhaka city, RAJUK- Rajdhani Unnayan Kartripakkha has the development authority of the capital and approves building design and plan before the start of a project. Although the approval process is a bureaucratic and lengthy process, here is a guideline for the RAJUK Plan approval procedure.
There are several steps to follow ( at least two and minimum of four steps to complete )
1. Land use clearance ( applicable for the unplanned area )
2. Special project permit for large or specialized projects ( if applicable )
3. Building permit ( mandatory )