The master plan of the locality is the main type of urban planning documentation at the local level, designed to justify the long-term strategy of planning and development of the locality. Based on the approved master plan of the locality the plan of the land management system which after its approval becomes an integral part of the master plan (Law of Ukraine “On regulation of urban planning activity” clause 17) is developed.
A detailed plan is developed to determine the planning organization and functional purpose, spatial composition and parameters of development as well as landscape organization of the quarter, subdistrict, another part of the locality, intended for complex development or reconstruction, and is subject to strategic environmental assessment. (Law of Ukraine “On regulation of urban planning activity” clause 19)
The zoning plan is developed in order to create favorable conditions for human life, to protect areas from emergencies of man-made and natural nature, to prevent excessive concentration of population and production facilities, to reduce environmental pollution, to protect and to use the areas with special status, including landscapes, historical and cultural heritage sites, as well as agricultural lands and forests and is a subject to strategic environmental assessment. (Law of Ukraine “On regulation of urban planning activity” clause 18)
Planning schemes of separate parts of the territory of Ukraine are developed in the amplification of decisions of the General scheme of planning of the territory of Ukraine and contain basic decisions on functional zoning of the territory of the region by types of predominant use, planning organization of the territory, interconnected complex arrangement of the key objects of industry, transport and engineering infrastructure, protection of localities from dangerous geological and hydrogeological processes, protection of the natural environment, protection of immovable objects of cultural heritage, and formation of the national ecological network. The composition and content of urban planning documentation for planning certain parts of the territory of Ukraine is determined by the provisions of SBC B.1.1-13: 2012 “The composition and content of urban planning documentation at the state and regional levels”.