Supplementary planning documents
Find out about the standards the we have adopted for some types of development and planning documents that we use to help make decisions on planning applications.
The following supplementary planning documents (SPD) have been adopted by Uttlesford District Council:
A number of parish plans have been adopted as council approved guidance in determining planning applications and the preparation of the local development framework. These can be found on the Parish and village plans page.
Highways and Parking Standards
Uttlesford District Council has now adopted the Highways Development Management Policies as council approved planning guidance.
Essex Design Guide
The iconic Essex Design Guide (EDG) has been digitally revamped to provide contemporary socio economic, environmental, and best practice guidance to planners and those interested in the provision of new housing developments.
Further information and other supporting guidance can be found on Essex guidance documents section of the Essex Planning Officers Association (EPOA) website.