Organizational Structure

The Urban Planning and Development Authority was established under the royal decree No. (47) of 2017 issued by His Royal Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa, the King of Bahrain, in August 2017.

Eng. Ahmed Abdulaziz AlKhayat

Chief Executive Officer


    Vice President of Urban Development

    1. Shk. Hamad Khaled Al Khalifa

      Urban Development Directorate

    2. Eman Naji Ali

      Plans Implementation Directorate


      Urban Planning and Design Directorate

    1. Shk. Ahmed Isa Al Khalifa

      Human and Financial Resources Directorate


    Vice President of Urban Planning

    1. Noora Mohammed Bucheeri

      Detailed Planning Directorate

    2. Feras Abbas Ameen

      Infrastructure Planning and Services Directorate


      Urban Studies and Policies Directorate