Last updated:

19th September 2023

Supplementary planning guidance and documents

What are Supplementary Planning Documents (SPDs)?

Supplementary Planning Documents have replaced Supplementary Planning Guidance (SPG) and provide additional information to support policies contained in our local plan. They are subject to public consultation and influence planning decisions, such as the determination of planning applications. 

Adopted Supplementary Planning Documents 

See below for adopted Supplementary Planning Documents

Borough Design Guide Supplementary Planning Document 

Interactive Borough Design Guide

The Borough Design Guide was adopted on 31 May 2012:

Village Design Statements

The Village Design Statements remain as material planning considerations and can be viewed below:

Other planning policy guidance documents

See below for other planning policy guidance documents that we have produced which provide further information on specific topic areas:


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