Stockton-on-Tees Borough Council

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Supplementary Planning Documents and Masterplans


A number of supplementary documents and masterplans have been prepared for specific areas or topics to provide guidance on policies in the Development Plan. The Planning Policy team are in the process of updating the Supplementary Planning Documents which will be consulted upon in due course.

Supplementary Planning Guidance (SPG)


Supplementary Planning Documents (SPDs)

Affordable Housing SPD

Conservation and Historic Environment Folder SPD

Open Space, Recreation and Landscaping SPD

Assessment calculators are available and are based on the information contained within the Open Space, Recreation and Landscaping SPD. Final requirements for open space and built facility contributions will be agreed with the Case Officer as part of the planning application process.

Remaining SPDs

Numerous sections of the Planning Obligations SPD have been superseded by changes to national policy, updates to local policy and other more recently adopted SPDs:



The Yarm Back Lane and Harrowgate Lane Masterplan has been prepared in support of Local Plan policy H2 'West Stockton Sustainable Urban Extension'.

The Wynyard Masterplan has been prepared in support of Local Plan policy H3 'Wynyard Sustainable Settlement’.