Development Plan Documents
Core Strategy: sets out the general spatial vision, objectives and core policies for future development.
Borough Wide Development Policies: sets out detailed policies to control development and deliver the vision, objectives and policies of the core strategy.
Site Specific Allocations: shows all sites that have been identified for development or which will be protected from development.
Barking Town Centre Area Action Plan: shows how we plan to develop and improve Barking Town Centre over the coming years.
A Joint Waste Development Plan Document: sets out a planning strategy to 2020 for sustainable waste management. This has been developed by the four East London Waste Authority boroughs of Newham, Barking and Dagenham, Havering and Redbridge.
A Local Development Scheme: sets out the overall timetable for producing the Local Development Framework.
A Statement of Community Involvement: sets out how we involve the community in producing the Local Development Framework.
Supplementary Planning Documents (SPDs)
Supplementary Planning Document: Saturation Point - Addressing the health impacts of hot food takeaways: provides guidance on the location of hot food takeaways (A5 Use).
Biodiversity Supplementary Planning Document: provides guidance to developers, householders and planners on protecting, creating and improving biodiversity during the development process.
Trees and Development Supplementary Planning Document: guides developers and householders on legislation, planning requirements and the protection of trees.
Residential Extensions and Alterations Supplementary Planning Document: provides guidance for people who want to extend and improve their home.
Barking Station Masterplan Supplementary Planning Document: provides further detail on the Barking Station area, Site Allocation BTCSSA3.
Urban Design Framework