Journal article

Exploring the 3rd dimension within public law restrictions: A case study of Victoria, Australia

D Kitsakis, M Kalantari, A Rajabifard, B Atazadeh, E Dimopoulou

Land Use Policy | Elsevier | Published : 2019

Abstract

The urban environment is characterised by increasingly complex relations driven by the needs of modern societies, such as multi-purpose buildings and composite infrastructures. However, the capabilities for extensive vertical exploitation of land provided by construction technology are related to the expansion of public utilities. This results in administrative restrictions on land and developments, known as Public Law Restrictions (PLRs). PLRs impose explicit and implied 3D restrictions, as well as restrictions of non-geometrical characteristics such as noise or groundwater pollution. This paper investigates if and how 3D modelling may contribute to better manage and enforce PLRs in a 3D fr..

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Grants

Awarded by Australian Research Council


Funding Acknowledgements

This research was supported by the Australian Government through the Australian Research Council's Linkage Projects funding scheme (project LP160100292). The views expressed herein are those of the authors and are not necessarily those of the Australian Government or Australian Research Council.