: Participatory development planning is an important issue of development that become demand of the people. This is related to the result of the evaluation that the approach of the development that is top-down rated less answer the basic issues and the needs of the community. The type of research is qualitative research with data collection technique by interview, observation and documentation, while the informants in this study is the Village Authorities and the Communities with Snowball sampling. The public participation of the housing area with the township area in the perspective of development in the Village of Landungsari, Sub-district of Dau, Malang Regency as follows: Planning of development through Musrenbangdes participation or level of community participation residential/housing area in development planning is still low, this is happening because in general people of the housing area have activities or work either as an entrepreneur, lecturer, teacher as well as Government Employee. While the level of participation of the people live in the township area in development planning through Musrenbangdes is larger both involved as an object or as a subject. Factors that affect the role of community participation in the housing area and the township/village area in the development planning in the Village of Landungsari: education, awareness, level of income.
Keywords: Participation, People/Community, Development