Government’s Role in a High Quality Built Environment

  • Low Sui PhengEmail author
  • Lau Shing Hou
Part of the Management in the Built Environment book series (MABUEN)


The emphasis on achieving high construction quality by the Singapore government is evident from the Building and Construction Authority (BCA)’s mission statement stating: “we shape a safe, high quality, sustainable and friendly built environment” with a strategic thrust (among five others) seeking to achieve “a safe and high quality built environmentensuring high safety standards and promoting quality excellence” (BCA in About us, 2018a).

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of BuildingNational University of SingaporeSingaporeSingapore

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