Government extend moratorium period on social housing


Maldives government extends the rent moratorium period for flats and housing units state awarded.

Moreover, Ministry of National Planning, Housing and Infrastructure made announcement noting the six month moratorium period granted earlier expired on 31 August.

Government’s decision for a moratorium came in light of the Covid-19 pandemic; which put dent on local livelihoods and businesses.

Meanwhile, state has decided to extend the period further until the end of November 2020.

The new extended period will become included in rental agreements while maintenance fees will be applicable for the duration.

Furthermore, the ministry requests mail from those wishing to avail moratorium before 15 October.