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

Previous guidance

These documents are available for reference only.

South Quay Masterplan (SPD)

  • The South Quay Masterplan was adopted as a supplementary planning document by Cabinet on 6 October 2015.

    Further information regarding the SPD can be viewed on the South Quay Masterplan page. 

Whitechapel Vision masterplan

Fish Island area action plan

  • The Fish Island area action plan (FI AAP) was adopted as a development plan document (DPD) by the council on 19 September, 2012. From 1 October, 2012, the FI AAP formed part of the Local Plan for the London Legacy Development Corporation (LLDC).

    Further information on the examination and adoption process can be viewed on the Fish Island APP examination and adoption page. 

Bromley-by-Bow masterplan supplementary planning document

  • The Bromley-by-Bow masterplan was adopted as a supplementary planning document by the council on 16 May, 2012. From 1 October, 2012, the Bromley-by-Bow masterplan now forms part of the Local Plan for the London Legacy Development Corporation (LLDC).

Interim planning guidance

These documents are available for reference only.

Draft Millennium Quarter public realm guidance manual/street plan (2008)

The Millennium Quarter masterplan (2000) was revoked on 6 October 2015 following adoption of the South Quay masterplan. However, the draft Millennium Quarter Public Realm Guidance Manual (2008) will continue to be used to inform development across the South Quay area.    

Outdated emerging guidance