Supplementary guidance

Adopted guidance

Planning obligations supplementary planning document

The planning obligations SPD was adopted on 11 January 2012 and amended on 6 September 2016. The SPD explains the council's approach to planning obligations and aims to clarify the types of planning obligations that may be sought and the methodology for calculating the amount of these obligations.

Development Viability supplementary planning document

Locally relevent regional supplemetary guidance

Isle of Dogs and South Poplar Opportunity Area Planning Framework

The Isle of Dogs & South Poplar OAPF was adopted by the Mayor of London on 14 October 2019, and can be found here.

The City Fringe Opportunity Area Planning Framework

The City Fringe OAPF was adopted by the Mayor of London on 31 December 2015, and can be found here.

Lower Lea Valley Opportunity Area Planning Framework

The Lower Lea Valley OAPF was adopted by the Mayor of London in January 2007. For those parts of the area within the London Legacay Development Corporation Area, this guidance has been supplemented by their Local Plan. More information can be found here.

Other useful guidance

Shopfront and roller shutter grilles guidance

This provides further guidance on shopfront and shutter grilles applications and can be found here.

Signs and advertising consent guidance

This provides further guidance on sign and advertising applications and can be found here.

Emerging guidance

These documents are currently being consulted on.

High Density Living Supplementary Planning Document

A consultation on this new Supplementary Planning Document is running from the 6 March 2020 to 17 April 2020. More information and the draft document can be found here.

Updated Planning Obligations Supplementary Planning Document

A consultation on an updated Planning Obligations Supplementary Planning Document is running from the 13 March 2020 to 26 April 2020. More information and the draft document can be found here.