The Budget and Rating Department shall

  • facilitate the preparation and execution of the budget of the Metro. Assembly;
  • facilitate the preparation, collation and submission of annual estimates by other Departments, Agencies and Institutions in the Metro.;
  • assist in the translation of the medium term programme of the Metro. into the Metro. investment progamme;
  • co-ordinate the organization of in-service-training programmes for the staff of the departments of Metro. Assemblies in budget preparation, financial management and dissemination of information on government financial policies;
  • assist to verify and certify the status of Metro. development projects before request for funds for payment are submitted to the relevant funding sources;
  • facilitate the preparation of the rating schedules of the Metro. Assembly;
  • facilitate the collation of the statistical inputs that will enhance the preparation of the budget of the Assembly; and
  • assist to monitor the programmes and projects of he Metro. Assembly as a measure to ensure economic utilization of budgetary resources.