Minister of Housing and Urban Development
The Honourable Randall Seth Mitchell, MP
The Honourable Randall Seth Mitchell is currently the Member of Parliament for the constituency of San Fernando East and the Minister of Housing and Urban Development in the Government of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago. As Minister of Housing and Urban Development, he oversees the Government’s home improvement, subsidized housing, monitoring and evaluation, land settlement, regularisation of tenure of squatters and urban development policies and programmes.
In this portfolio, Minister Mitchell also has responsibility for statutory boards, agencies and other bodies which fall under this Ministry such as the Trinidad and Tobago Housing Development Corporation, Rent Assessment Board, Land Settlement Agency, New City Mall, East Side Plaza, Sugar Industry Labour Welfare Committee, Urban Development Corporation of Trinidad and Tobago (UDECOTT) and the Trinidad and Tobago Mortgage Finance Company Limited.
Prior to his assignment to the Ministry of Housing and Urban Development on March 17, 2016, our Minister held the portfolio of Minister of Public Administration in the Government of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago