Local Development Scheme
The Local Development Scheme (LDS) is a three-year project plan for preparing new planning policy documents, as well as listing all our current statutory policy document in the appendices.
It covers the period 2014-2017. The document includes
- timescales for new strategic planning documents, such as the Draft Birmingham Development Plan and Draft Development Management Development Planning Document
- timescales for various new Supplementary Planning Documents - also see our Draft Planning Policies Page, and
- a record of all our existing statutory planning policy documents
The most recent Local Development Scheme is below. Please note Appendices 4 & 5 are currently being updated.
To access policy documents revoked since the last version of the LDS, please refer to the revoked documents page.