280.767 Building and Planning Law
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2024S, VO, 2.0h, 2.0EC

Course evaluation


  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 2.0
  • Type: VO Lecture
  • Format: Presence

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to:

- understand the legal basics of Austrian planning and building law; 

- understand the division of competences concerning legislation and implementation in the field of planning and building law, 

- apply in administrative practice the basics of building law, especially approval procedures and substantive building law as, 

- understand the basics of planning law, especially the regulatory system, objectives and measures of local and regional spatial planning,

- understand interactions between building- and planning regulations,

- point out the consequences of illegal building.

Subject of course

An overview of Austrian building and planning law: division of competences: demarcation from other legal matters, responsibilities in legislation and enforcement; Fundamentals of building law, in particular approval procedures and substantive building law as well as legal protection; Basics of planning law, in particular regulation system, goals and measures of regional and municipal spatial planning; Interactions between building and planning regulations.

Teaching methods

Lecture on the basis of practice-oriented examples. Discussion.

Mode of examination


Additional information

The lecture will be held in the Hybrid-Modus. This means that the lectures will take place physically in the lecture hall and will be supported by the TUWEL-Course (where materials will be uploaded).




Course dates

Tue09:00 - 11:0012.03.2024 - 18.06.2024HS 7 Schütte-Lihotzky - ARCH LVA-Einheiten
Building and Planning Law - Single appointments
Tue12.03.202409:00 - 11:00HS 7 Schütte-Lihotzky - ARCH Einführung: Recht - öffentlich-rechtliche Grundlagen des Bau- Planungsrecht (CD)
Tue19.03.202409:00 - 11:00HS 7 Schütte-Lihotzky - ARCH Raumordnungsrecht: Grundlagen und Ziele (AK)
Tue09.04.202409:00 - 11:00HS 7 Schütte-Lihotzky - ARCH Überörtliche Raumplanung, örtliche Raumplanung: Entwicklungskonzept (AK)
Tue16.04.202409:00 - 11:00HS 7 Schütte-Lihotzky - ARCH Örtliche Raumplanung: Flächenwidmungsplanung - Inhalte, Rechtswirkung (AK)
Tue23.04.202409:00 - 11:00HS 7 Schütte-Lihotzky - ARCH Örtliche Raumplanung: Flächenwidmungsplanung - Widmungskriterien, Baulandmobilisierung (AK)
Tue30.04.202409:00 - 11:00HS 7 Schütte-Lihotzky - ARCH Örtliche Raumplanung: Bebauungsplan (AK)
Tue07.05.202409:00 - 11:00HS 7 Schütte-Lihotzky - ARCH Geltungsbereich des Baurechts: Abgrenzung zu anderen Rechtsmaterien (CD)
Tue14.05.202409:00 - 11:00HS 7 Schütte-Lihotzky - ARCH Ablauf eines Baugenehmigungsverfahrens (CD)
Tue28.05.202409:00 - 11:00HS 7 Schütte-Lihotzky - ARCH Bau- und widmungsrechtliche Bestimmungen aus Sicht der Projektentwicklung (HL)
Tue04.06.202409:00 - 11:00HS 7 Schütte-Lihotzky - ARCH Praktische Aspekte des baurechtlichen Verfahrens (HL)
Tue11.06.202409:00 - 11:00HS 7 Schütte-Lihotzky - ARCH Baupolizeirecht / Vorschriftswidrige Bauten / Zwangsmaßnahmen (CD)
Tue18.06.202409:00 - 11:00HS 7 Schütte-Lihotzky - ARCH Ersatztermin

Examination modalities

Written exam at the end of the semester.

NO Open Book Exam


DayTimeDateRoomMode of examinationApplication timeApplication modeExam
Wed11:00 - 13:0026.06.2024EI 7 Hörsaal - ETIT written03.06.2024 10:00 - 21.06.2024 23:59TISSHauptprüfungstermin (Präsenz)
Thu10:00 - 12:0026.09.2024EI 7 Hörsaal - ETIT written02.09.2024 10:00 - 24.09.2024 23:59TISS01. Folgeprüfungstermin (Präsenz)
Thu14:00 - 16:0014.11.2024EI 7 Hörsaal - ETIT written14.10.2024 10:00 - 12.11.2024 23:59TISS02. Folgeprüfungstermin (Präsenz)
Tue10:00 - 12:0025.02.2025EI 7 Hörsaal - ETIT written10.01.2025 10:00 - 23.02.2025 23:59TISS03. Folgeprüfungstermin (Präsenz)

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
16.02.2024 10:00 30.04.2024 23:59 30.04.2024 23:59

Registration modalities

Ab dem 01.05.2024, 08.00 Uhr: Selbsteinschreibung zum TUWEL-Kurs aktiv! 
Bitte schreiben Sie sich in den TUWEL-Kurs ein, damit Sie auf die LVA-Unterlagen zugreifen können (dafür benötigen Sie KEINE nachträgliche LVA-Anmeldung im TISS).



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