The Ministry of Housing was created out of the then Ministry of Works,Housing and Transport in March 2001.The Ministry is made up of six departments. They are:
(i) Residential Building Department;
(ii) Public Building Department;
(iii) Maintenance Department;
(iv) Building Services Department;
(v) Planning, Research and Statistics Department and
(vi) Administration and Finance Department.
GOVERNMENT HOUSING POLICY.
The Ministry of Housing is responsible for formulating and executing the housing policies of the Delta State Government. Its function, therefore is to provide houses
for Public Servants and the generality of the people of the State in addition to providing befitting offices for the business of Government.