According to the revised charter proclamation of the Addis Ababa city government numbered 361/2003 and the Amendment Proclamation of 408/2004, Addis Ababa City Court is established powers and duties such as on Civil Cases: Suits of possessor’s right, issuance of permit or land uses relating to the enforcement of the city master plan, Suits arising in connection with the regulatory powers and functions of the executive and municipal service bodies of the city government, and the like. Whereas, the main powers of the court on Criminal and Petty Offense are: Suits arising from the administrative contracts concluded by the executive and municipal service bodies of the city government or by the enterprises under the ownership of the city government, Suits arising in connection with the government owned houses administered by the city government, and many others.
The Addis Ababa Government Acts and Civil Status Document Registration Office is re-established based on the Re-establishment Proclamation No.15/2009 of Addis Ababa City Government Executive and Municipal Services Organs. The Office has a mission of providing the city residents with such services of registering vital events i.e. birth, death, marriage, divorce, unmarried, and providing legal document or certificate for the customers. In addition to this, it has a task of registering residents of the city and providing resident identification (ID) card.
Addis Ababa City Administration Education Bureau is established in order to build effective educational system through established competitive educational centers within the city so that competently educated citizens are produced that play an important role in the development of the country. The bureau coordinates efforts of citizens, private sectors, development partners and other government parties in order to make education easily accessible and enhance educational system by designing sound educational system and curriculum, promoting effective teaching – learning methods, coordinating and leading teachers development programs, ensuring provision of quality education, directing modernization efforts of educational communication mechanisms, and providing quality and effective educational materials.
Addis Ababa city administration is established by the revised charter proclamation of Addis Ababa numbered 361/2003 with the power to make laws and exercise judicial powers in order to ensure the realization of rights, duties, responsibilities and benefits of residents, and maintain the stability of peace and order of the city. Major powers and duties: Coordinate and direct the Prosecution Office, Police Commission and the Addis Ababa Penitentiary Administration, Be chief advisor to the city Government on legal matters; provide legal advices to bureau and other executive organs upon request. Institute cause to instate or intervene in suits for courts and any adjudicating organ or arbitration commission whenever it deems necessary to protect the rights of the city government and the interests of residents.
In order for the socio economic development of growth of the city of Addis Ababa to secure a soaring and sustainable rate, it becomes doubtlessly supposed that Micro and Small Scale Enterprises as a last and most resort where the city registers an abundance of young workforce seeking for employment and economic activities. Addis Ababa City Government Micro and Small Scale Enterprise Development Bureau is mandated: to propose policies and strategies for the development and expansion of Micro and Small Enterprises and to ensure their implementation upon approval, to encourage and support the establishment of skill upgrading, technical and demonstration centers in different regions of the country, to prepare and disseminate technology and project profiles by selecting appropriate technology required for the promotion and development of Micro and Small Enterprises, and many other.
The establishment of Addis Ababa Water and Sewerage Authority is reasserted by proclamation no. 10/1995 as an autonomous public authority under the city administration of Addis Ababa. It is established to execute two major objectives such as for water supply of waste disposal. Addis Ababa Water and Sewerage Authority is established in order to provide adequate and sustainable water supply and sewerage services that cater for the development of the city by exploiting water resources and laying sewerage infrastructure.