don williams stormwater presentation

Introduction to the research

  • Objective: to use case studies to examine how statutory land use planning (SLUP) influences the adoption of water sensitive urban design (WSUD) practices.
  • The findings of the research will help to build SLUP systems that better support WSUD implementation
  • WSUD: 'an approach to urban planning and design that integrates the management of the total water cycle into the land use and development process' (SA DEWNR 2013)
  • 'statutory land use planning': statutory regulation of land use and development, to meet public policy objectives. Includes:
    • primary land use planning legislation
    • regulations and statutory policies
    • development approvals process
    • approvals for individual developments
Last updated: 27th Aug 2019