3. Planning levels and specific aspects

    Aspect

          

level

planning institution(s), scopebinding character

planning process

participation

plans

sectoral planning

A

sectoral planning

B

sectoral planning

C

sectoral planning

D

national level

The Government

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Government agencies

         Prepares proposals for legislation

         Decides on ordinances for the application of laws

         Decides on the distribution of resources for infrastructure investments

         Decides on whether appealed plans can be formally established

 

         Provide advice and guidance for planning

 

         Are responsible for the presentation of national interests in accordance with the Environmental Code

 

         Draws up plans for roads, railroads, etc.

 

         Public information

         Directed hearings

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

         Public information.

         Public participation in infra-structure planning

         Does not produce any plans for the use of land and water areas

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

         Do not produce any plans for the use of land and water areas

         Establishes plans for roads, railways, harbours, airports

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

         Plans for roads, railways, etc that are both  general in nature and preparatory for production 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

         Water, energy

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

         Education, health, social welfare, culture

 

regional level

County administrative boards

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
 
 
County councils

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

         Advice and guidance for planning

         Responsibility for providing details for the national interests according to the Environmental Code

         Provides a statement for the comprehensive plan

         Ensures that detailed development plans do not contravene national interests etc.

         Deals with appealed detailed development plans

 

         Are normally responsible for public transport

         The Stockholm County Council is responsible for regional planning in the county

 

 

         General information to the public

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

         Regional planning in Stockholm County follows detailed rules on public participation

 

 

         Do not produce any plans for the use of land and water areas

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

         The regional plan in Stockholm County

 

 

 

 

         Do not produce physical sectoral plans

 

 

 

 

sub-regional/ local level

The municipalities

         Are responsible for the planning of land and water areas

 

         Follows detailed rules on public participation

 

         Produces comprehensive plans, detailed comprehensive plans, detailed development plans, area regulations and give building permits

         Also produces sectoral plans for housing provision, streets, water, energy, schools, etc.