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Planning and Construction Act (SFS 2010:900).

Country/Territory
Sweden
Document type
Legislation
Date
1987 (2010)
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Environment gen., Land & soil
Keyword
Climate change Basic legislation Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings Authorization/permit Coastal zone management Common property Cultural heritage Ecofriendly products/ecofriendly processes Land-use planning Local government Ownership Policy/planning Transport/storage Waste domestic sources Zoning
Geographical area
Europe, European Union Countries, Northern Europe
Entry into force notes
2 May 2011.
Abstract

This Act contains provisions on the planning of land, water and construction. The purpose of these provisions is to promote community development and sustainable living environment. The Act regulates urban and rural landscape planning in municipalities, safeguarding cultural sites, management of energy, water, climate, waste, transport and hygiene conditions. Land Reserve and public places: zoning municipalities may determine land reserves allocated for road (traffic and transport) and energy (n

Full text
Swedish
Website
www.riksdagen.se

References - Legislation

Implements

Electricity Act (1997:857).

Legislation | Sweden | 1997

Keyword: Energy conservation/energy production, Authorization/permit, Classification/declassification, Concession, Environmental standards, Policy/planning, Risk assessment/management

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Swedish Environmental Code (1998:808).

Legislation | Sweden | 1998 (2007)

Keyword: Framework law, Basic legislation, Institution, Pollution control, EIA, Access-to-information, Agricultural land, Ecosystem preservation, Environmental audit, Environmental planning, GMO, Environmental standards, Inspection, Polluter pays principle, Enforcement/compliance, Offences/penalties, Soil rehabilitation, Management/conservation, Waste management, Waste prevention, Water conservation zone, Waterworks, Drainage/land reclamation, Authorization/permit, Protected area, National parks

Source: FAO, FAOLEX