This topic tracked the procedures, time and cost to build a warehouseincluding obtaining the necessary licenses and permits, submitting all required notifications, requesting and receiving all necessary inspections and obtaining utility connections. In addition, the dealing with construction permits indicator measured the building quality control index, evaluating the quality of building regulations, the strength of quality control and safety mechanisms, liability and insurance regimes and professional certification requirements. The most recent round of data collection was completed in May 2019. See the methodology and video for more information.

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Good practices for construction regulation and enforcement reform -- Download a useful handbook on good practices in the area of dealing with construction permits.

Research papers -- View list of relevant research on dealing with construction permits.