The Sabah State Structural Plan is a written statement clarifying state policies and strategic proposals regarding land development and conservations. It includes measures to:
• improve the physical environment;
• improve communication and manage traffic;
• Improve socio-economic level, promote economic growth;
• enhance rural and country planning; and
• facilitate sustainable development
A structural plan must also contain suitable diagrams, images and sketches to clarify the presented policies or proposals. It aims to
• implement the National Physical Plan;
• provide a development framework for the local plan;
• determine a state’s main land use; and
• determine a state’s major projects