Wealden District Council

Planning Policy Documents

Local Development Scheme  

At its meeting on 31st March 2014 the Council's Local Development Framework Sub Committee considered a revised Local Development Scheme. Subject to minor amendments the sub committee proposed that the Portfolio Holder recommend to Cabinet that the document be approved. Cabinet will consider the portfolio holders recommendation and the revised LDS at its meeting on the 23rd April 2014 and will make its recommendation to the meeting of Full Council on 28th May 2014.  

Statement Of Community Involvement 

The Council has adopted its Statement of Community Involvement, which provides information on how the Council will engage the Community in the production of its new Plans.

Annual Monitoring Report 2015-2016 (pdf)

An Annual Monitoring Report (AMR) is required by legislation to assess the implementation of the local development scheme and the extent to which policies in the local development documents are being achieved. The Annual Monitoring Report (AMR) 2015-2016 was adopted following a Portfolio Holders Decision. Previous Annual Monitoring Reports, which have been superseded by the 2015-2016 AMR, are available to download below:

Supplementary Planning Documents (SPD's) 

Wealden Design Guide

This has been adopted as a Supplementary Planning Document, the purpose of which is to encourage a higher standard of design for development within the District.

Sustainability Appraisal

Evaluating sustainable development objectives of the Council's Plans.


Forthcoming Council meetings related to the Local Plan. 

Contact the Planning Policy Team