Ministry of Traffic, Transport and Urban Planning
is tasked with implementing the monument policies and maintaining the island’s regulations regarding monuments. Its Department of Urban Planning (ROP) designates buildings as protected monuments, maintains the monument registry, and issues licenses for the restoration of monuments. ROP also sees to it that new construction fits within the boundaries of the World Heritage City and is responsible for the quality of the design of public space. The ministry is ultimately responsible for policy and legislation regarding monuments, cultural heritage, traffic, and public space in the city.
Ministry of Traffic, Transport and Urban Planning – ROP
Plasa Horacio Hoyer 19 – Curaçao. T. +(599-9) 433.3200 /218