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Planning Strategy for Rural Northern Ireland
Appendix 1: Selected Bibliography

  • Antrim Coast and Glens, Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty Design Guide, Department of the Environment for Northern Ireland, 1989.
  • Business Success in the Countryside, The Performance of Rural Enterprise, Department of the Environment, 1992.
  • Demographic Trends in Northern Ireland, Northern Ireland Economic Council Report 57, April 1986.
  • Design Guide - Permanent Residential Sites for Travelling People in Northern Ireland, Department of the Environment for Northern Ireland in consultation with the Advisory Committee on Travellers.
  • Diversification on Northern Ireland Farms 1989, S A E Magee, Economics and Statistics Division, Department of Agriculture, 1990.
  • Dwellings in the Mournes - A Design Guide, Department of the Environment for Northern Ireland published 1986.
  • Growing a Green Economy - Strategy for the Environment and the Economy in Northern Ireland, Department of the Environment for Northern Ireland and Department of Economic Development, 1993.
  • House Condition Surveys. Northern Ireland Housing Executive, 1984, 198Z and 1991.
  • Houses in Harmony with the Countryside, Department of the Environment for Northern Ireland 1988.
  • Layout of Housing Roads Design Guide, Department of the Environment for Northern Ireland, 1988.
  • Location Siting and Design in Rural Areas, Department of the Environment for Northern Ireland, November 1987.
  • Motorway Service Areas: Government Proposals to Deregulate the Provision of Motorway Service Areas, the Department of Transport /Scottish Office, February 1992.
  • Nature Conservation and Planning& Department of the Environment for Northern Ireland, 1990.
  • Northern Ireland Economic Assessment, Northern Ireland Economic Council, April 1993.
  • Northern Ireland Tourist Board, Corporate Plan 1992-1995, May 1992.
  • Planning - Development Control, Statement by Mr David Mitchell MP, 1981.
  • Policy for the Control of Development in Rural Areas, Department of the Environment for Northern Ireland, November 1978.
  • Policy for the Control of Development in Rural Areas - Practice Notes, Department of the Environment for Northern Ireland, 1978
  • Regional Physical Development Strategy 1975-95, Department of the Environment for Northern Ireland, 1977.
  • Regional Trends, 1993 Edition, Government Statistical Service.
  • RSPB Planscan Northern Ireland, A Study of Development Plans in Northern Ireland, Royal Society for the Protection of Birds, 1993.
  • Rural Housing Policy, "The Way Ahead ", A Policy Statement, Northern Ireland Housing Executive, 1991.
  • Rural Planning Strategy Review, A Community Consultation Response, the Rural Development Council, the Rural Community Network Community Technical Aid and a local Steering Committee, January 1992.
  • Siting and Design of New Housing in the Countryside, Planning Advice Note 36, the Scottish Office, February 1991.
  • Statistical Review of Northern Ireland Agriculture 1991, Department of Agriculture.
  • The Citizen 's Charter for Northern Ireland, Belfast, HMSO, 1992.
  • The Council for Nature Conservation and the Countryside, Second Report, 1991-1992.
  • The European Community and Rural Development, Commission of the European Communities, European File 5/1991.
  • The Future of Rural Society, Bulletin of the European Communities Supplement 4/88.
  • The Northern Ireland Census I 991, Summary Report, Department of Health and Social Services, Registrar General Northern Ireland, 1992.
  • The Six Acre Standard, Minimum Standards For Outdoor Playing Space, National Playing Fields Association, 1992.
  • This Common Inheritance, Britain 's Environmental Strategy, Command Paper, September 1990.
  • Tourism in Northern Ireland, An Indicative Plan, Northern Ireland Tourist Board, 1990.
  • What kind of Countryside do we want.2, Options for a new planning strategy for rural Northern Ireland, Department of the Environment for Northern Ireland, August 1991.
In addition to the selected bibliography, a wide variety of relevant publications were consulted, including:
  • all Northern Ireland Area Plans and Rural Subject Plans;
  • a selected number of other publications relevant to rural development issues in Northern Ireland;
  • policy guidance by Government Departments and other statutory bodies;
  • a selection of English, Scottish and Welsh Development Plans and publications; and
  • European Community reports, directives and other international publications.
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