About Journal

Journal of spatial planning published quarterly focusing on contemporary research in the fields of geography and planning studies and presents high quality research articles of particular interest to academics and policy makers in the fields of Geography, Planning and Regional Studies.

Title: برنامه ریزی فضایی

Alternative Title:  Spatial Planning

EISSN: 2476-3357

Director-in-Charge:Seyyed Eskandar.Seidiy

Editor-in-Chief: Yosof Ghanbari

Date of Foundation : 2011

Publisher: University of Isfahan, Isfahan, Iran

Publication Period: 4 Issues/year

Journal Languages: Persian

Type of Review: Double Blind and peer-reviewed

Publishing Cost: A fee of 5,000,000 Rials is payable for publication costs (1,500,000 Rials is the cost for initial review and at the second stage if the paper is accepted by the referees additional 3,500,000 Rials should be paid for editing and publishing).
Plagiarism Policy:The author(s) must avoid plagiarism of any kind and abide by the principle of intellectual property and joint data ownership in the case of the originality of the manuscript and research carried out in collaboration with a supervisor(s) and/or other researchers. The need to validate new observations by showing that experiments are reproducible should not be interpreted as plagiarism, provided that the data to be confirmed are explicitly quoted.Researchers should ensure, if any aspect of their work is delegated, that the person to whom it is delegated has the competence to carry it out.RPLL will judge any case of plagiarism on its own metrics. If plagiarism is detected, either by the editors, peer reviewers or editorial staff at any stage before publication of a manuscript, before or after acceptance, during editing or at page proof stage, we will alert the author(s), asking her or him to either rewrite the text or quote the text exactly and to cite the original source. If the plagiarism is extensive, the article may be rejected.If extensive plagiarism is detected after publication of a manuscript, The article will be deleted from the archive, this plagiarism will be announced on journal website and the author(s) name(s) will be put in blacklist.Registration and Submission for authors is free of charge
Note:  The CC license CC BY-NC begins from Vol 12 No 2 (2022) .

Copyright owner / Copyright holder:

Authors retain unrestricted copyrights and publishing rights. The author has complete control over the work (e.g. retains the right to reuse, distribute, republish, etc.).

SPPL  adheres to the publication ethics and publication malpractice policies as outlined by COPE.