General locality plan – document of territorial planning, which establishes strategy of city-planning settlement development. General plan is a main city-planning document, which defines conditions of formation of life environment, directions and borders of settlements development, territories zoning, development of engineering, transport and social infrastructures,  city-planning requirements to preservation of historical cultural heritage and specially protected nature areas, environmental sanitary well-being in the interests of the population and of the State.   

General locality plans are worked out within the boundaries of respective municipalities or  within the boundaries of inhabited localities, included in the settlement.