Building and Land Use

Land use and building planning creates the preconditions for a high-quality and vital built environment. Well-planned land use and building solutions promote well-being, vitality and sustainable development.

Land use and building is regulated by legislation and steered by the authorities. The objective of such steering is to create a healthy, safe and pleasant living environment which is socially functional and meets the needs of different population groups, ensure the high quality and energy efficiency of construction, make the urban structure more cohesive and compact, while promoting sustainable development and guarantee that everyone has the opportunity to participate in land use and building planning.