5. Land Use & Appropriate Transport Facilities

Location
Development Types
Complementary Transport Measures

Adjacent to major public transport terminus or interchange 

Offices
- high plot ratios & low parking

Hotels

Entertainment

Convenience shops 

Public transport priority

Restrained long term parking

Good pedestrian links

Cycle facilities

Traffic management

Park and ride on Transport access routes

City / Town Centre

Comparison shops
- medium food units

Offices
- high plot ratio & low parking

Housing
- especially over shops

Entertainment/cultural facilities

Municipal buildings
- library

Edge of Centre (within easy walking distance) 

Bulk purchase retail
- with shared car parking

Offices
- High plot ratio, low parking

Dense housing

Hotels, restaurants

Leisure centres, multiplex cinemas
- with shared car parking

Hospital

School / college / university 

Adjacent to lesser public transport corridor

Dense housing

Offices

Convenience shops

Sports / entertainment

Park and ride sites 

Good public
transport provision

Good pedestrian facilities

Cycle facilities

Traffic management 

Close to town centre

Dense housing

Mixed use employment

Light industry
- not involving heavy freight

Neighbourhood centre

Local food and non food shops

Housing especially over shops

Mixed use employment

Schools

Local entertainment

Local municipal services

Parks

Close to neighbourhood centre

Dense housing

Sheltered accommodation

Public transport provision Good pedestrian facilities Cycle facilities Traffic management 

Adjacent to key highway links

Warehousing and distribution

Industrial uses

Bulk retail stores only if not
suited to other sites

Public transport provision Rail freight / port access 

Adjacent to rail or port facilities

Industrial

Warehousing or distribution

Freight facilities

Village centres

Local shops

Mixed use employment

Housing

School

Local services

Entertainment

Cycle facilities

Pedestrian facilities

Traffic management

Rural communities

Housing

Small commercial / industrial / recreational

Tourist attraction

Local shops

Cycling and walking provision

Public transport

Tourist park and ride

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