The Buildings Department is vested with the authority under the following Financial Regulations.

FR 787 Responsibility of Construction - Main Construction Department
(Financial Regulation Page 343-345)

The general rule is that The Buildings Department is responsible for the Execution and Construction of all works of the Government.

The exceptions* to this General rule are indicated in FR 788 & 790. (* exception refers to Technical Departments such as Railway & Irrigation Department etc.)”

FR 789 Maintenance (Including Execution of Repairs) and Addition and Improvements
(Financial Regulation Page 345)

The responsibility for above is vested in the Buildings Department for all works constructed by the Department (summarized version).