BACKGROUND AND FUNCTION
Formulate policies and priorities for socio-economic development at the macro level, and Regional and Sector especially in evaluating and developing the Five Year Development Plan Framework in line with the national development agenda, thus making the distribution and allocation of resources based on these priorities through close collaboration with the Ministries and related agencies (especially State Financial Secretary)
To advise the State Government (GOS) in relation to issues of macro-economic, sector and regions, especially on the topics of economic growth and development;
To develop, analyze and disseminate information on macro, sector and regions (including digital spatial data) related to socio-economic development and state management of natural resources;
To spearhead, manage and coordinate research-Feasibility Study and Research-Development Impact Study and makes findings and recommendations of the studies for review and decision GOS (and GOM).
Coordinate all socio-economic studies and the needs of Foreign Technical Assistance (TA);
Secretariat to the various Council / Committee of Socio-economic Development Planning at the state / federal.
State Planning Unit
Chief Minister Department
Level 6, Wisma Bapa Malaysia
Petra Jaya, 93502 Kuching
Tel : +6082-319387 / 319380
Fax : +6082-449481 / 442356