The environmetal- and building department
The Building department office is open Mondays, Tuesdays and Fridays at 0900- 1200 and Wednesdays and Thursdays at 1300- 1600.
The department has 50 employees and consists of three divisions: The Rescue Service, The Environmental office and The Building Office. All three divisions work on behalf of the Environmental and Building Board.
All departmental activities are ruled by national legislation.
Our job is to decide in matters or to prepare matters for political decision in areas such as building permits, environmental matters, health protection, rescue and fire protection and traffic matters.
We will develop and maintain Kiruna by using available resources in our area of expertise as efficiently as possible.
We will contribute to a safe and durable development of our community and to good living conditions therein through strategic and long term work.
Co- operation and collaboration are key words in our work thus being able to assist in a durable long term development of Kiruna.
Our goal is to be perceived as being efficient, objective and matter of fact.