Scottish Planning Policy

DescriptionA statement of the Scottish Government's policy on nationally important land use planning matters
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Official Print Publication Date
Website Publication DateFebruary 04, 2010

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February 2010

ISSN 1741 1203
ISBN 978 0 7559 9156 3 (Web only publication)

This publication has been replaced by Scottish Planning Policy (Issued Monday, June 23, 2014) http://www.scotland.gov.uk/Publications/2014/06/5823

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Contents

PLANNING SERIES

INTRODUCTION
Purpose of Planning
Core Principles

DEVELOPMENT PLANS
Preparation
Content
Implementation, Monitoring and Review

DEVELOPMENT MANAGEMENT
Determining Planning Applications
Enforcement
Role of the Scottish Government
Appeals and Local Reviews

COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT

SUSTAINABLE ECONOMIC GROWTH

SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT
Climate Change

SUBJECT POLICIES
Economic Development
Town Centres and Retailing
Housing
Rural Development
Coastal Planning
Fish Farming
Historic Environment
Landscape and Natural Heritage
Open Space and Physical Activity
Green Belts
Transport
Renewable Energy
Flooding and Drainage
Waste Management
Minerals
Onshore Oil and Gas Operations
Surface Coal Mining
Communications Infrastructure

OUTCOMES

GLOSSARY