Development Rights, Transfer of

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A program that can relocate potential development from areas where proposed land use or environmental impacts are considered undesirable (the donor site) to another (receiver) site chosen on the basis of its ability to accommodate additional units of development beyond that for which it was zoned, with minimal environmental, social, and aesthetic impacts. Also known as transfer of development credits. (See Development rights.)

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