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Consultation for Low Carbon and Sustainable Design Supplementary Planning Document (SPD)

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Rushcliffe Borough Council has published for consultation the draft Low Carbon and Sustainable Design Supplementary Planning Document (SPD).  The consultation finishes at 5pm on Friday 3 February 2023.

The draft SPD will supplement the Rushcliffe Local Plan (Part 1: Core Strategy and Part 2: Land and Planning Policies) and national planning policies, guidance and building regulations. The purpose of the draft SPD is to provide guidance on the opportunities to reduce carbon emissions and deliver sustainable developments for applicants when they prepare and submit applications and when Rushcliffe Borough Council determines them.

The draft SPD and accompanying documents, including a Strategic Environmental Assessment Screening, are available to view online at www.rushcliffe.gov.uk/planningpolicy/supplementaryplanningdocuments/. A hard copy of the draft SPD can be viewed at the Rushcliffe Customer Service Centre, Fountain Court, Gordon Road, West Bridgford, Nottingham, NG2 5LN.

Comments on the draft SPD and its associated documents can be made:

  • By email to localdevelopment@rushcliffe.gov.uk, or
  • By post to: Planning Policy, Rushcliffe Borough Council, Rushcliffe Arena, Rugby Road, West Bridgford, Nottingham, NG2 7YG.

All comments must be submitted to the Council by 5pm on Friday 3 February 2023.

If you have any questions, please call Planning Policy on 0115 981 9911, or email us at localdevelopment@rushcliffe.gov.uk. If you wish to be notified when the SPD is adopted, please state this in your response.