From the aspect of spatial planning, development, placing and planning of Roma settlements must be inventive. In this master's dissertation, inventiveness has been defined with the following approach: i made a field research of a designated population of Romas on sporadic areas, exmined their leve of socialisation and habits, with regard to the specifics of their culture. This, when used in accordance with principles of holistic spatial planning, enables us to better place new Roma settlements or develop and enlarge existing ones. Inclusion of Romas from the first stages of development and complying with the elements od spatial policies. Compliance with the hierarchy of the legislation, coordination between the state and the municipality, the inclusion of sectors, the inclusion of the public, adjusting the legislation with flexible spatial restrictions, emphasizing the cases of good practice and efficient sistemic actions are just some of the most important principles. All the procedures must be carried out with cooperation of four main players: the state, municiplity, Romas and the local population.
The issue of Roma people is multi-layered, so it needs to be tackled with an interdisplinary approach. This aster's dissertation discusses a segment of spatial challenges, namely the research of a pilot model of placing new Roma settlements or develop and enlarge existing ones in the case of dolenje Romas. For the purpose of this master's dissertation, we focused on settlements with up to 120 inhabitants.