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Supplementary Planning Documents and Development Briefs

Supplementary Planning Documents (SPD) give advice on topic areas such as residential development, and access for people with disabilities. Development Briefs provide detailed planning guidance for the development of specific sites.

These documents complement the policies and proposals contained in the council's Local Plan documents.

SPDs and Development Briefs are available in the download section below. You can download the Bilston Urban Village SPD via the Bilston Urban Village website.

Latest News - Black Country Air Quality SPD - Adoption 

The four Black Country Councils (City of Wolverhampton, Dudley, Sandwell and Walsall) have adopted a Black Country Air Quality Supplementary Planning Document (SPD). The SPD sets out guidance for dealing with air quality in the planning process. The City of Wolverhampton Council adopted the SPD on 27 October 2016.

The Black Country Air Quality SPD, Consultation Statement, Adoption Statement and Strategic Environmental Assessment Screening Statement are available to download below.