Dataset provides details of areas where the scenery is highly valued locally and designated to ensure that the landscape is not damaged by inappropriate development. The designations raise awareness of the landscape qualities that make the particular areas distinctive, and have associated policies to safeguard their valued features. They aim to promote understanding of the distinctive character and special qualities of the landscape, ensuring that there is careful consideration of development and the impacts that may result on that landscape, while supporting positive change and opportunities for enjoyment, maintenance and enhancement of the distinctive character.
The non-denominational primary school catchment areas in Fife, each of which is associated with one non-denominational primary school and used as a catchment area for enrolment at the school.
An allotment garden, often called simply an allotment is a plot of land made available for individual, non-commercial gardening or growing food plants. Such plots are formed by subdividing a piece of land into a few or up to several hundreds of land parcels that are assigned to individuals or families.
A conservation area is an area of architectural or historic value, the character or appearance of which it is desirable to preserve or enhance. Conservation areas usually feature buildings of high architectural value. The designation is based not only on these buildings but also the overall character of an area, taking into account the layout of buildings and open spaces such as squares, private gardens, parks and designed landscapes. As well as appearance, the present and historic uses of the area are also important.
Dataset provides details of the location and description of vacant and or derelict land. This is previously developed land that is available for redevelopment. There would normally be a physical constraint caused by its previous use that hampers its redevelopment or naturalisation.
Dataset provides details of the location and extents of Fife Community Council boundaries. Community Councils were created by the Local Government (Scotland) Act 1973. The Act required local authorities to introduce Community Council schemes for their area outlining various arrangements including elections, meetings, boundaries, and finance.\\nFife Council consults with Community Councils on issues affecting the local community.These issues depend to a large extent on what is important to each community, inclusive of planning applications and the Community Planning process.
The non-denominational secondary school catchment areas dataset shows all areas of land in Fife, displayed within irregularly shaped boundaries, each of which is associated with one non-denominational secondary school and used as a catchment area for enrolment at the school.
A spatial dataset of all wind turbine applications over 15m (non-domestic) in height excluding scoping/screening/pre-app stages. Information recorded includes Planning application reference, Number of turbines, Height of turbines, Eastings and Northings.
The denominational secondary (Roman Catholic) school catchment areas dataset shows all areas of land in Fife, displayed within irregularly shaped boundaries, each of which is associated with one denominational secondary school and used as a catchment area for enrolment at the school.
The denominational (Roman Catholic) primary school catchment areas dataset shows all areas of land in Fife, displayed within irregularly shaped boundaries, each of which is associated with one denominational primary school and used as a catchment area for enrolment at the school.