Guildford Local Plan
The Local Plan sets out our vision for Guildford. We use it to:
- guide development in towns and villages
- protect and enhance the environment
- develop the economy
- improve leisure and visitor facilities
- support sustainable travel
We use policies from two Local Plans:
Local Plan: Strategy and Sites (2015 - 2034)
Saved policies from the Local Plan 2003
The 2019 Local Plan replaced some 2003 policies. Replaced policies are shown in crossed-out red text. We're currently producing the Local Plan: Development Management Policies, which will replace the remaining 2003 policies.
Recent legislation affected some Local Plan policies. Find out how.
Some policies cover the whole borough and others only apply in specific areas. Policies which apply to specific areas are called spatial policies. Use the 'Local Plan 2015 to 2034' tab of our interactive map to see where spatial policies apply.
You can read hard copies at our Millmead office.