Supplementary Planning Guidance

In addition to the adopted Local Development Plan, Supplementary Guidance (SPG) provides clear direction on planning and development issues. 

Draft SPG Air Quality

Consultation took place 18 August to 6 October 2017 

Newport City Council consulted on the draft SPG Air Quality document (pdf) which has been prepared to supplement policies in the Adopted Local Development Plan.

View the Air Quality Planning Buffers referred to in the SPG. 

Download the Strategic Environmental Assessment and Habitat Regulations Assessment Screening Assessment (pdf) which has been written for this draft SPG.  

The guidance document is published in draft form and comments are welcomed from all interested parties, written comments received within the deadline will be taken into account before the final approval of the guidance documents.  


 

The council consults on draft documents prepared to supplement policies in the Adopted Local Development Plan and the following SPGs have been formally adopted and are relevant to the consideration of planning applications:

Planning Obligations SPG (pdf)

Affordable Housing SPG (pdf)

Archaeology and Archaeologically Sensitive Areas SPG (pdf)

Wildlife and Development SPG (pdf)

House Extensions and Domestic Outbuildings SPG (pdf)

New Dwellings SPG (pdf)

Flat Conversions SPG (pdf)

Parking Standards SPG (pdf)

Housing in Multiple Occupation SPG (pdf)

Security Measures for Shopfronts and Commercial Premises SPG (pdf) 

Mineral Safeguarding (pdf)

Outdoor Play Space Provision (pdf)

Trees, Woodland, Hedgerows and Development Sites (pdf)

A Strategic Environmental Assessment and Habitat Regulations Assessment Screening Assessment (pdf) has been undertaken for each of the draft SPGs. 

Contact

Contact the planning policy team.