Everyone has the right to inspect the project and development plan.

Anyone can view the project and development plan.

The project and development plan becomes part of the project-related development plan (§ 12 para. 3 sentence 1 of the Building Code (BauGB)).
The plan specifies the details of the project and the associated development measures, which the project promoter undertakes to implement in the implementation contract.
The relevant documents (project and development plan, project-related development plan, justification of the development plan and summary statement on the way in which the environmental concerns and the results of public and public participation were taken into account in the development plan, and on the reasons for which the plan was chosen after weighing up the examined other possible planning options) can be consulted by anyone.

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  • § 10a Abs. 2 Baugesetzbuch (BauGB)

Indication of the number or designation of the relevant project-related development plan.

Informal application of the citizen


The project-related development plan must have been published in the version that it has finally received.

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  • § 10 sec. 3 sentence 2 BauGB

After the announcement of the project-related development plan, the citizen can contact the body named in the notice to inspect the plan and the other documents to be kept available.

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Lower Saxony Ministry for the Environment, Energy, Building and Climate Protection

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