These municipalities can merge - amendments to law proposed

16:21 - 5.04.2024


April 5, Fineko/abc.az. Municipalities with the population of less than 3,000 people or households of less than 1,000 will unite in Azerbaijan.

ABC.AZ reports that this is reflected in the proposed amendment to the law on Joint Activities, Unification, Division and Liquidation of Municipalities".

According to the draft, municipalities with the population of less than 3,000 people or households of less than 1,000 during the last 2 years of the 4 years following the year of the last municipal elections throughout the country will be merged into other municipalities by decision of the National Assembly, taking into account the current socio-economic situation, historical and other local characteristics.