The Law regulates spatial planning and urban development in Georgia. It consists of five chapters: General provisions (I); Agencies responsible for planning, stages of planning and hierarchy (II); Spatial-territorial planning of the country and municipalities (III); Spatial-territorial planning of settlements (IV); and Transitional and final provisions (V). The purpose of the Law is to support sustainable development of the country, and providing safe environment for the public.
Implemented by: Resolution No. 273 of 2016 of Georgian Government on Granting Recreational Status to Ureki-Shekvetili and Determining its Borders (2016-06-23)
Implemented by: Resolution No. 491 of 2014 of Georgian Government on Regulations for Use and Planning of Bakuriani Recreation Territory and General Plan of Land Use (2016-05-27)
Implemented by: Resolution No. 314 of 2017 of Georgian Government on Urban Planning of Recreational Territory of Bakhmaro (2017-07-03)
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Georgia is a country in the Caucasus region of Eurasia, located at the crossroads of Western Asia and Eastern Europe. After a brief period of independence following the Russian Revolution of 1917, Georgia was occupied by Soviet Russia in 1921, becoming the Georgian Soviet Socialist Republic and part of the Soviet Union. After independence in 1991, post-communist Georgia suffered from civil unrest and economic crisis for most of the 1990s. This lasted until the Rose Revolution of 2003, after which the new government introduced democratic and economic reforms.