Growth Management Planning Topics


The Department of Commerce has developed guidance to assist in the updating of comprehensive plans and development regulations required for local governments planning under the Growth Management Act. While directed at those communities, other local governments will find these useful as well in planning for their future.

Growth Management Act Periodic Update
Buildable Lands
Capital Facilities Planning
Climate Change
Critical Areas
Impact Fees
Military Base Land Use
Natural Resource Lands
Planning for Housing
Planning for School Siting
Transportation Planning
Puget Sound Watershed Grants
Regional Transfer of Development Rights