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Computerised planning approval system for a local authority in Malaysia

Yaakup, Ahris and Johar, Foziah and Sulaiman, Susilawati and Che Ngah, Mahadi (2007) Computerised planning approval system for a local authority in Malaysia. In: 10th International Conference On Computers in Urban Planning and Urban Management, 11-13th July 2007, Iguassu Falls, PR Brazil.

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Abstract

The present system concerning planning approval involves granting of planning permission or rejection for development by the local planning authority of an area. The process, as a means of development control, requires that certain planning application be accompanied by a development proposal report which include a written statement and plan that describes the present condition of the land to which the application relates; and the proposed development, in particular on how it would have an effect on the environment. As the proposed development needs to be properly evaluated by the relevant decision making body, and thus necessitates involvement of various stages as well as approving agencies, a shift from the conventional working procedures to a computerised system environment is essential to be able to provide appropriate information for the purpose, apart from facilitate and enhance routine planning and development control processes. This paper will discuss the computerised planning approval system developed for City Hall of Kuala Lumpur (CHKL) to enhance the overall process of planning and building approval, while at the same time support strategic planning and rational decision making

Item Type:Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Additional Information:ISBN : 978-85-85205-77-5
Uncontrolled Keywords:planning approval, development control, GIS
Subjects:H Social Sciences > HD Industries. Land use. Labor > HD28 Management. Industrial Management
Q Science > QA Mathematics > QA75 Electronic computers. Computer science
Divisions:Built Environment
ID Code:4273
Deposited By: Ms Zalinda Shuratman
Deposited On:17 Sep 2007 02:18
Last Modified:01 Jun 2010 03:16

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