Planning Policy

Planning Policy

Planning Policy deals with the preparation of the Local Plan (also known as the Local Development Framework). The Local Plan/LDF is a series of documents which set out the planning policies for Winchester District to guide development. The statutory documents which comprise the Development Plan include:-

The Local Plan Part 2 – Development Management and Allocations Document is being developed and will also form part of the Development Plan when adopted, replacing the saved policies of the 2006 Local Plan.  The Council has also adopted a series of Supplementary Planning Documents (SPDs) which set out non-statutory planning guidance.