The Sustainable Energy Action Plan (SEAP) of the city of Rijeka has been harmonised with the EU Strategy 20x20x20. By signing the Covenant of Mayors in February 2009, the City of Rijeka took over the sustainable development initiative which goals and priorities include environmental protection as outline in the main urban planning documents.
Utility company “Čistoća” transports municipal and bulky waste, it puts in place a system of primary waste separation, it has opened recycling yards where citizens themselves may bring dump furniture, home appliances and similar non-hazardous waste. It encourages the reduction of waste generation and the reuse of items. Moreover, in the territory of Rijeka, free transport of electrical and electronic appliances and equipment is organised free of charge.
The procedures relating to land preparation, the forms and methods of managing land owned by the City have been laid down by the Decision on building land (OG 48/2009), the Decision whereby amending the Decision on building land (OG 14/2013, OG 4/14) and amendments to the Price List of building land (OG 3/15). The tendering…
The City of Rijeka keeps a database where it records payers of monthly housing costs, data on property owners and users and it issues various attestations of property ownership.
The Act on Subsidised Housing Construction enables credit support for the construction of family houses. The Agency for Transactions and Mediation in Immovable Properties, in co-operation with banks, provides favourable conditions for the construction of family houses. Basic preconditions for taking out a loan for the construction of family houses are as follows: one’s own…
Requests for determining a new house number and requests for issuing a house number certificate shall be submitted to the City of Rijeka.
Public toilet facilities in Rijeka are used free of charge.
By repurchasing flats and other premises in condominiums, tenants have become the owners of the flats and of the condominium’s common parts, whereby they have taken an obligation to maintain the common parts of the condominium.
How to obtain building permits, carry out a condominium apportionment process or legalisation and how to notify competent authorities of construction works without a building permit or contrary to it.
Community order includes various measures for its implementation, supervised by community wardens. Citizens may report on spotted community disorders to the city administration.
The appraisal method laid down by law represents a basis for introducing real estate taxation
The public utility system of the City of Rijeka is responsible for constructing, maintaining and managing utility infrastructure.
The City of Rijeka publishes biannually invitations to tender in order to make available the funds collected on behalf of the monument annuity and other budgetary income of the City of Rijeka, earmarked to co-finance the implementation of the Restoration and Repair Programme relating to facades and roofs. The Restoration and Repair Programme relating to…
Information Centre for delinquency prevention, fire fighting and the protection and salvage service
The City of Rijeka rents flats to its socially disadvantaged citizens and it builds flats that can be bought under more favourable conditions than those prevailing in the market.
By implementing the Decision on Community Order, community wardens supervise the maintenance of cleanness, the protection and use of public areas, community waste collection, transport and treatment, settlement development and removal of illegally installed objects. Applications tied to community order can be presented: by calling 0800–5100 free phone of Community wardens available 24 hours a…
Information on opening times for Rijeka markets and market order.
The types and methods of providing utility services and paying housing costs.
Territorial and urban planning comprises activities tied to the elaboration of urban planning documents as laid down by legal regulations.
The owner/user of a building is obliged to maintain septic and holding tanks so that they are in a good condition and they function correctly. Pursuant to the Waters Act of 1 January 2014, the public sewage system includes pumping and removal of waste water from septic and holding tanks which means that the services…