On Amending Some Legislative Acts of Ukraine Regarding Improvement of Urban Planning Activities
The Law of Ukraine «On Amending Some Legislative Acts of Ukraine Regarding Improvement of Urban Planning Activities» No. 1817-VIII of 17 January 2017 (hereafter the «Law») was signed by the President of Ukraine on 8 February 2017 and published on 10 February 2017.
According to the Law the term «category of complexity» will be replaced with the term «class of consequences» (responsibility).There will be 3 classes of consequences (responsibility) as follows:
- СС1 – Low consequences;
- СС2 – Medium consequences;
- СС3 – High consequences.
According to Transitional Provisions of the Law:
- This Law shall take effect after four months following its official publication (the law was officially published on February 10, 2017 by «Golos Ukrainy» № 26).
- Construction declarations registered before the entry into force of the Law will be valid till the completion of construction, unless cancelled by controlling architectural and construction authorities as per paragraph 3 of these Transitional Provisions.
- From the date of enactment of this Law all construction projects will be divided into 3 groups based on «class of consequences» as follows:
CC1 (Low consequences) will cover the (current) 1st and 2nd categories of complexity
CC2 (Medium consequences )will cover 3d and 4th categories of complexity
CC3 (High consequences) will cover 5th category of complexity