Supplementary Planning Guidance

Information about the Supplementary Planning Guidance that's been prepared to support the Local Development Plan.

Supplementary Planning Guidance (SPG) goes into detail about the policies and proposals of the Local Development Plan (LDP).

A series of statutory Supplementary Guidance  documents were adopted alongside LDP1 (June 2015).  LDP1 has now been replaced by the adoption of LDP2 (March 2022).  The Council has commenced the review of the existing Supplementary Guidance, however, until the Supplementary Guidance for LDP2 have been adopted , the existing documents will be used as non-statutory guidance and continue to provide more detailed guidance on the planning policies contained in LDP2. 

DocumentDateLDP policy
Icon for pdf Waste strategy for new developments [876.59KB]June 2018D1
Icon for pdf Renewable energy [1.74MB]January 2017E1
Icon for pdf Drumby Crescent [755.38KB]January 2016M5
Icon for pdf Affordable housing [628.96KB]June 2015SG5
Icon for pdf Dams to Darnley Country Park [2.85MB]June 2015M2 / M2.2 / SP3
Icon for pdf Daylight and sunlight design guide [616.97KB]June 2015D1
Icon for pdf Development contributions [171.83KB]June 2015SP3
Icon for pdf Education addendum [350.5KB]June 2019SP3
Icon for pdf Energy efficient design [534.52KB]June 2015E2
Icon for pdf Green network and environmental management [2.31MB]June 2015D4 / D5 / D8 / D3
Icon for pdf Householder design guide [444.09KB]June 2015D1 / D14
Icon for pdf Management and protection of built heritage [977.66KB]June 2015D11
Icon for pdf Neilston infill development strategy [1.02MB]June 2015M8
Icon for pdf Rural development [1.29MB]June 2015D3
Icon for pdf Residential street design [1.08MB]June 2015D1


Adopted Local Development Plan (LPD2) - Supplementary Guidance Consultation 

In accordance with the Town and Country Planning (development planning) (Scotland) regulations 2008 , notice is given that East Renfrewshire Council has published a series of Supplementary Guidance (SG) documents that support and complement the Adopted LDP2 for consultation.

There are 3 statutory Supplementary Guidance documents on which we are consulting and which will form a statutory part of the Adopted LDP2, these are:

In addition the Council is also consulting upon a Icon for pdf Householder Design Guide [363.46KB].  This will be non-statutory planning guidance and will not form part of the Adopted LDP2. This document will be a material consideration only.

Please submit your representations or comments using our online survey or complete our Icon for pdf response form [615.87KB] (PDF) or Icon for word Response Form [22.86KB] (Word) and email by 20 July 2022.

Last modified on 10 June 2022
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