Local Development Framework
A Local Development Framework (LDF) comprises of a series of separate, but linked documents called Local Development Documents (LDDs), which together will provide the framework for delivering the spatial planning strategy for the District.
There are several types of Local Development Document (LDD), these are:
- Development Plan Documents (DPDs)
- Supplementary Planning Documents (SPDs)
- Statement of Community Involvement (SCI)
- Area Action Plans (AAP)
Development Plan Documents must be consistent with national planning policy and support delivery of the South Bucks Sustainable Community Strategy.
As well as LDDs, Local Planning Authorities are also required to prepare a Local Development Scheme, Proposal Maps and an Annual Monitoring Report.
The Council is preparing the South Bucks Local Development Framework.
The LDF will guide the planning of the District
to 2026 and will comprise of the following documents: (Please note that no Area Action Plans are proposed).
If you wish to stay informed of progress on the LDF, please subscribe to our Sustainable Development Bulletin
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If you have any further queries and wish to discuss with the officers regarding any of the above, please contact planning policy team:
01895 837315, 01895 837247, 01895 837278 and 01895 837298