In September 2020, 2 478 building permits were issued, presenting the increase of 10.8% related to September 2019. Out of the total number of permits issued in September 2020, 84.1% related to buildings and 15.9% to civil engineering. When referring only to buildings, 79.3% related to residential buildings and 20.7% to non–residential ones, while regarding civil engineering, the largest number related to pipelines, communication and electric power lines (72.0%).
According to the permits issued in September 2020 in the Republic of Serbia, building of 2 710 dwellings with average area of 80.3 m2 was recorded. Out of the total number of dwellings in new residential buildings, 10.8% of dwellings will be built in single-dwelling buildings, with average area of 144.1 m², and 87.3% of dwellings will be in buildings with three and more dwellings, with significantly smaller average area of 71.8 m².
Anticipated value of works in September 2020 amounted to 87.9% of totally anticipated value of works. Observed by areas, the greatest construction activity is expected in Beogradska oblast (29.6%) of totally anticipated value of works, followed by Srednjebanatska oblast (24.1%), Sremska oblast (8.3%), and Nisavska oblast (5.5%), while the shares of other areas are up to 4.7%.