The "Idle lands Tax system" program of the Ministry of Housing revealed the allocation of 100 million riyals to complete the implementation and delivery of infrastructure services in the "Al Uyayna housing " project Riyadh, indicating that this amount represents part of the program revenues collected from the fees levied on white land within Urban scale in its first phase.
The program explained in a press statement today that the article XV of the executive regulations for white land fees states that the disbursement of the funds received to develop infrastructure projects according to the following text: "The ministry determines the aspects of the disbursement from the account of the fees amounts and fines collected on housing projects, access to the public facilities and the provision of public services. "
The program confirmed that the ministry has an integrated plan to allocate the revenues collected from the fees in the development of infrastructure projects and the delivery of public services in a number of the Ministry of Housing projects, where in the coming period will work with the Ministry to follow the need in a number of projects, Electricity or electricity and water service delivery, treatment plants, and other services required by such projects.
Al Uyayna Housing project in the Riyadh region is the first project to announce the allocation of revenues amounts from the "Idle Lands" program for the implementation and delivery of infrastructure services, and Prince of Riyadh Prince Faisal Bin Band bin Abdul Aziz, inaugurated last Thursday, " Al Uyayna housing" project in Riyadh region,the second phase of the project, which is located on an area of 1.2 million square meters, will witness the opening of 1237 plots of land for the beneficiaries of the housing program, free of charge. The first phase of the project includes 316 villas ready for delivery and 392 developed land ready for construction in a full-service project, gardens and green spaces.
The "Idle Lands " program is one of the Ministry of Housing initiatives announced during 2016 and is implemented in its first phase in Riyadh, Jeddah, Dammam and Makkah. The total payment orders in the four cities are about 2,500 orders for a total area exceeding 411 million meters Square.