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Planning system in Malaysia

Taib, Mohd Sukuran and Ho, Chin Siong (2008) Planning system in Malaysia. In: Seminar of Sustainable development and Governance, 26 June 2008.



This paper briefly provides an overview of the town and country planning system in Malaysia and its contribution towards sustainable development. It will firstly describe the role of physical planning through the different level of development planning (national physical plan, structure plan, local plan and special area plan). Today, town and country is carried out at the three levels; federal, state and local levels. This paper also attempts to share experiences in the planning activities contribute towards realizing and to achieve the goals of sustainable land use in Malaysia.

Item Type:Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Additional Information:Organized by Toyohashi University of Technology
Uncontrolled Keywords:Planning system, development control and development plan
Subjects:G Geography. Anthropology. Recreation > GE Environmental Sciences
Divisions:Built Environment
ID Code:6320
Deposited By: Mr Syahrul Hasni Hasnan
Deposited On:16 Sep 2008 03:16
Last Modified:01 Jun 2010 15:41

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