Supplementary Planning Documents (SPDs)

Information about SPDs in Hyndburn

Supplementary Planning Documents (SPDs) add details to policies laid out in Development Plan Documents (DPDs), or a saved policy in an existing development plan. SPDs are therefore intended to expand on how the Council’s planning policies can be taken forward.

Local Authorities are required to involve the community in the preparation of SPDs, as detailed in the Council’s Statement of Community Involvement. Within Hyndburn there are a number of ‘saved’ SPDs as detailed below:

In addition the following SPDs are currently planned or in production:

  • Rishton Canalside SPD – a draft SPD was produced and consulted on in June 2015, the Council plans to adopt this document when resources permit