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City of Edinburgh Council planning authority: core documents

Collection of documents from City of Edinburgh Council planning authority that are submitted frequently as part of the planning process.

Parties can now refer to these materials within their submissions, rather than continuously supplying copies of documents.

To submit materials to be considered as part of this collection, email them to DPEA@gov.scot.

Planning authorities can make submissions using the eplanning document exchange system.

To submit a document on this list as part of your document list, you must hyperlink the document name with the URL for the document. Please note it is not sufficient to provide a link to the front page of the core documents library, accompanied by a list of relevant documents. The links must to be to each specific document referred to. Any document lists submitted without complete links for each document will be returned to you. If you are referring to an extract of a larger document, you should specify the relevant section in your document list e.g. Local development plan - Chapter 3 - Section 7.2.

The following are materials that have been accepted as core documents for the City of Edinburgh Council planning authority.

Local development plan

  • City of Edinburgh local development plan (adopted November 2016)

Supplementary guidance

  • Revised Developer Contributions and Infrastructure Delivery (finalised September 2017).
  • Edinburgh Bioquarter and South East Wedge Parkland Supplementary Guidance (finalised December 2013).
  • City Centre Retail Core (adopted in February 2017).

  • Town Centres:

  • Tollcross (adopted in February 2017).
  • Gorgie/ Dalry (adopted in February 2014).
  • Corstorphine (adopted in April 2017).
  • Leith (adopted in April 2017).
  • Brunstfield/ Morningside (adopted in April 2017).

Currently being redrafted:

  • Stockbridge (finalised March 2017).
  • Portobello (finalised March 2017).
  • Nicolson Street/ Clerk

Non-Statutory Guidance

  • Guidance for Householders (August 2017).
  • Guidance for Businesses (finalised February 2014).
  • Listed Buildings & Conservation Areas (finalised February 2014).
  • Edinburgh Street Design Guidance (finalised January 2015).
  • Advertisements, Sponsorship and City Dressing (finalised December 2013).
  • Art in Public Places (finalised November 1998).
  • Communications Infrastructure (finalised December 2013).
  • Open Space Strategy (finalised December 2016).
  • Student Housing (finalised February 2016).
  • Sustainable Lighting Strategy for Edinburgh.
  • Town Centre Guidance.

Edinburgh_Local_Development_Plan.pdf

166 page PDF
9.3MB

Advertisments__Sponsorship__City_Dressing.pdf

8 page PDF
34.5kB

Art_in_public_places.pdf

4 page PDF
139.1kB

Guidance_for_Householders_August_2017.pdf

26 page PDF
987.9kB

Parking_standards.pdf

52 page PDF
815.8kB

Communications_infrastructure.pdf

11 page PDF
1.6MB

Bruntsfield and Morningside.pdf

12 page PDF
1.2MB

Gorgie_Dalry Town Centre.pdf

8 page PDF
1.0MB

Leith.pdf

13 page PDF
1.4MB

Student_Housing_Guidance_2016.pdf

15 page PDF
2.4MB

BioQuarter.pdf

11 page PDF
1.1MB

Corstorphine.pdf

7 page PDF
2.8MB

City Centre Retail Core.pdf

4 page PDF
748.9kB

Edinburgh_Street_Design_Guidance__v1.01_.pdf

49 page PDF
6.6MB

Tollcross.pdf

4 page PDF
1.4MB

portobello town centre.pdf

32 page PDF
2.9MB

Open_Space_2021.pdf

63 page PDF
15.2MB

New_Town_CACA_interactive.pdf

55 page PDF
10.6MB

Business_guidance_February_2016 (1).pdf

22 page PDF
4.5MB

Listed_buildings_guidance_Feb_2016c.pdf

30 page PDF
2.0MB

Edinburgh Design Guidance October 2017.pdf

146 page PDF
11.9MB

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Published:
4 Oct 2017
City of Edinburgh Council planning authority: core documents