Last Modified June 17, 2014
SPDs are prepared under the Local Development Framework system and provide additional information on policies in the Core Strategy
They explain in greater detail how policies will be used to control development and are a material consideration when we are assessing planning applications.
Affordable Housing Supplementary Planning Document - the financial contributions section has been updated effective from 2 June 2014
This SPD defines affordable housing and the threshold above which developers will be expected to provide affordable units. It also provides guidance on the design and layout of affordable housing, and information on negotiable Section 106 agreements.
We have updated its requirements for financial contributions as set out in the Affordable Housing SPD. You can read more here.
Bhaktivedanta Manor Planning Brief SPD
Bhaktivedanta Manor is recognised as a site of special religious significance. In recent years a number of planning applications have been submitted in response to the pressures faced by the Bhaktivedanta Manor community.
The brief has been prepared by our planning officers in consultation with the International Society for Krishna Consciousness (ISKCON) to provide a clear plan for the future development of Bhaktivedanta Manor.
Parking Standards SPD
Parking Standards SPD Addendum
Sets out the standards of car parking that we expect to be delivered by all new development in the borough. It applies to householder extensions as well as larger-scale developments.
Planning and Design Guide SPD
Sets out our principles as a guide for homeowners, developers and anyone else carrying out work which requires planning permission.
Planning Obligations SPD
Sets out the basis for financial contributions which we seek in association with new development.
Radlett District Centre Key Locations Planning Brief SPD
Sets out the constraints and planning policy contexts for four locations in Radlett. It provides advice on how our existing policies should be applied. Its aim is to ensure that key development opportunities in and immediately adjoining Radlett District Centre are maximised.