The public relations function of Kuala Lumpur City Hall was already in existence in the 1970s and was then administrated by the City Secretariat. In 1995, these functions were taken over by the Organization Management Department. Then in 2006, the unit was placed under the Administration Department and was called the Public and International Affairs Unit. In 2008, the unit was again re-named to the Corporate Communications Unit, in line with City Hall Administration’s intention to develop the image of the organization. From 1st of July 2011, this department known as Corporate Planning Department. This name change gave a more accurate and current picture of the functions of the unit.
Towards developing the positive image of Kuala Lumpur City Hall through efficient and effective communications with its stakeholders.
To plan, manage and implement efforts that develop a positive image of Kuala Lumpur City Hall.