General Data
Name of instrument Regional Planning Programmes
Country AT
Spatial level federal state
Type Spatial planning instrument
Subtype Formal planning instrument
Description Programmes of regional planning are edicts to codify the aims, principles or arrangements of the overall development of the federal state (Tyrol) or individual regions. They include sectoral programmes (regional concepts for shopping centres) and integral programmes (regional plans above local level for greenland zones)
General objectives Implementation of regional planning on a regional basis with concrete arrangements, e.g. excluding certain areas from certain uses, to be able to manage regional development.
General objectives keywords planning principles; preservation of farmland; sustainable regional development;
Responsible Federal state/Province authority
Stakeholder Involved Local authority/Municipal council;
Reference http://www.tirol.gv.at/raumordnung/raumordnungsprogramme/
General assessment of strength and weakness Strength: All plans of regional planning comply with the national and federal state laws as well as the Tyrolean law of regional planning and they are legally committed to local and regional development planning. Appropriate instrument for regional scale.

Weakness:
Metadata
Date of entry 30.03.2007
Implementation
Legal status mandatory
Extension all municipalities
Comment The federal state is obliged to enact regional planning to convert the Tyrolean law of regional planning on a regional and overall level and therefore to direct regional development. Every local and regional development has to submit to the regional planning programmes.
Type of monitoring Mixture of quantitative and qualitative reporting
Characteristics
Preconditions for implementation Tyrolean law of regional planning
Best practise example Regional Planning Programme Agricultural Priority Areas in the region 54 "Vorderes Zillertal" (Raumordnungsprogramm Landwirtschaftliche Vorrangfl├Ąchen in der Kleinregion 54 "Vorderes Zillertal")
Example Abstract The Programme defines areas with good natural conditions for agriculture, which have to be preserved for agriculture to maintain food security for the population. These areas can not be built up.
Attachment kr54-schlitters_1193674853834.pdf
General comment
Assessment
Relevance
Status strong direct relevance
Ranking 4
Remark -
Acceptance
Status municipal administration. Local economy, environmental NGOs, municipal residents, superordinate administrations
Ranking 5
Remark
Implementation
Status -
Ranking 5
Remark -
Feasibility
Status Budget, staff, legislation, know-how
Ranking 2
Remark -
Effectiveness
Status Direction of effect, type of effect, acceptability, perpetuity
Ranking 4
Remark -