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Scottish Planning Policy

Description
ISBN9781784125677
Official Print Publication Date
Website Publication DateJune 23, 2014

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ISBN 978 1 78412 567 7
DPPAS 31655

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Contents

Planning Series

Scottish Planning Policy
Purpose
Status

Introduction
The Planning System
Core Values of the Planning Service
People Make the System Work
Outcomes: How Planning Makes a Difference

Principal Policies
Sustainability
Placemaking

Subject Policies

A Successful, Sustainable Place
- Promoting Town Centres
- Promoting Rural Development
- Supporting Business and Employment
- Enabling Delivery of New Homes
- Valuing the Historic Environment

A Low Carbon Place
- Delivering Heat and Electricity
- Planning for Zero Waste

A Natural, Resilient Place
- Valuing the Natural Environment
- Maximising the Benefits of Green Infrastructure
- Promoting Responsible Extraction of Resources
- Supporting Aquaculture
- Managing Flood Risk and Drainage

A Connected Place
- Promoting Sustainable Transport and Active Travel
- Supporting Digital Connectivity

Annexes

A - Town Centre Health Checks and Strategies

B - Parking Policies and Standards

Glossary