Ahoy, matey! The City's model sailboats will return to the P...
The Service Urbanisme (Urban Planning Department) consists of two divisions:
- the Division Police des bâtisses (Building Supervision Division), which is responsible for building permits and providing information on the general development plan (plan d'aménagement general – PAG),
- the Division Urbanisme et développement urbain (Urban Planning and Urban Development Division) is primarily tasked with managing the PAG, urban planning and development, and the preparation and coordination of urban projects, master plans (plans directeurs – PD), and special development plans (plans d'aménagement particuliers –PAP).
For construction works, extensions, renovations, alterations, demolitions, sheds, porch roofs, canopies, awnings, signs, fences along public roads, wells, water...
Concept and objectives
Urban planning: background, objective, concept and procedures
General development plan (PAG)
The general development plan outlines the future use of a plot (e.g. zoning: accommodation, offices, businesses or green spaces), and determines the size limits...
Limpertsberg: Car-free living
The 7,000-square-metre site proposed to house the car-free living pilot project is located in Limpertsberg, a 15-minute walk from the city centre, on a block bo...
Minor works and construction
The following works and construction, which are minor and do not fall within the scope of a building permit or statement of work according to Article 57.3 of th...
Opening a shop or business
Resources available when opening a business or shop, placement of signs, interior and exterior fixtures, and related municipal regulations
Application forms to request a certificate proving municipal protection, a copy of building plans, and a certificate stating the year in which a building was co...
Other major projects
In addition to the projects run by the City, other project owners are planning and carrying out work on sites of public interest.
Other useful links
Civil Code; Land Registry and Topography Administration (Administration du cadastre et de la topographie); National Roads Administration (Administration des pon...
Building regulations, special conditions for conservation areas and listed building groups (ensembles sensibles), and related regulations.
Schluechthaus Open Day
The visitor input for the development of the Old Slaughterhouse has been assessed in view of drawing up the project specifications that will serve as a basis fo...
Special development plan (PAP)
The purpose of a special development plan is to clarify and implement the general development plan, while adhering to the method and degree of land use specifie...
Statement of work
For major indoor maintenance, facade restoration and roof repair.
Subdivision (formerly fragmentation)
Any owner of a plot of land that can be built on immediately (regardless of whether this land has existing structures) who intends to break the land up into mul...
Ville Haute: Royal-Hamilius
Location, progress made, objectives and guiding principles for the site's development, and consultation process regarding its design, construction, and use