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Guildford town centre views SPD

Read the Guildford Town Centre Views SPD (PDF) [7MB] (opens new window) .

This SPD contains guidance for managing changes to key views in Guildford. It helps planners, developers, and designers to: 

  • maintain Guildford's character  
  • appreciate key heritage assets 
  • understand the relationship between Guildford and its landscape setting 

The SPD focuses on:

  • Guildford town centre (as defined by the town centre boundary in the Local Plan)
  • some views which are outside this area

We adopted the SPD on 24 September 2019. Check the:

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