Supplementary planning documents
Wakefield District Residential Design Guide (RDG) Supplementary Planning Document (SPD)
The RDG was adopted as an SPD by the Council on 31 January 2018. The adopted versions of the RDG Part 1: Guidance for Housebuilders and Part 2: Guidance for Householders SPD, the Statement of Consultation, The Statement of Consultation Addendum and the Adoption Statement can be viewed below in the Current Supplementary Planning Documents and Guidance folder.
Further information regarding the Residential Design Guide Implementation Plan will be added to this webpage in due course. The Implementation Plan can be viewed in the Archive documents folder.
Wakefield City Centre Urban Design Framework (UDF) SPD
The UDF was adopted as a SPD by the Council on 4 October 2017. The adopted version of the UDF SPD, the Statement of Consultation and the Adoption Statement can be viewed below in the Current Supplementary Planning Documents and Guidance folder.
Current supplementary planning documents and guidance
We have adopted a series of planning guidance documents to supplement the policies in the Local Development Framework.
Supplementary Planning Documents:
Supplementary Planning Guidance:
Planning Practice Guidance
City Fields, Wakefield Masterplan Framework
The Masterplan Framework was approved by Cabinet on 27 June 2017 and is material consideration when determining planning applications within the area covered by the masterplan.
Aire River Growth Corridor Masterplan
The Masterplan was approved by Cabinet on 12 June 2018 and is material consideration when determining planning applications within the area covered by the masterplan.
Developer Contributions (2006-2008)