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Paper submission

We notify authors that articles will be accepted for submission by May 1st, 2012 the latest, in order to be included in Issue 1/2012. All accepted papers will be posted online in June 2012. Please note that all articles submitted after this date, until November 1st, 2012, will be included in Issue 2/2012 of JSSP, which will be posted online in December 2012.
Please visit the section on Author guidelines to find out more about the format of the paper that should be submitted.

Every author that submits an article for publication in Journal of Settlements and Spatial Planning should fill out the author statement in accordance with the journal’s policy and guidelines on publishing ethics published by the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE).

You can download the standard form here. Every author listed in the list of authors must fill it out and sign it. After you sign it, please scan the form and send it together with your submitted paper by e-mail to the editorial team at: or

All authors will be notified once the decision of acceptance for publication in Journal of Settlements and Spatial Planning is made.
Since JSSP has been assigned both an ISSN number and an ISSN-L number, articles will be available for citation once they are posted on the webpage of the Journal of Settlements and Spatial Planning.

Manuscripts should be submitted by email to: or
Contact person: Diana-Elena ALEXANDRU