Draw up a land use plan

The urban land use planning and thus the preparation of a land use plan is entrusted to the municipalities under their own responsibility in accordance with § 2 (1) of the Building Code (BauGB). § 1 sec. 3 sentence 2 BauGB clarifies that there is no entitlement to the establishment of a land use plan.

The procedure for drawing up zoning plans and thus also for a land use plan is regulated in §§ 3 4b of the Building Code. Further information on public participation can be found in §§ 3 and 4a BauGB and on the participation of the authorities in the §§ 4 and 4a BauGB. According to § 6 (1), the land use plan requires the approval of the higher administrative authority.

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