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Other planning policy guidance

Informal guidance on planning policies

The council's informal planning policy guidance is intended to help a broad range of people and organisations who may wish to learn more about local planning considerations. How-to guides relating to affordable housing design, planning gain and flood risk can be downloaded below. For the council's formal planning policy guidance, which may carry weight in planning decisions, please refer to the supplementary planning guidance webpage.

Affordable housing design

Download the Design Guidance for Affordable Housing Providers

Planning gain

Download the Planning Gain Guide folder provides an overview

Download the Planning Gain Guide Sport and Recreation Pamphlet

Download the Planning Gain Guide Allotments, Parks, Woodland and Wildlife Pamphlet

Download the Craven Recreation Space Calculator (2016)

Flood risk

Download the Flood Risk Guide booklet (April 2011)

Download the full Development and Flood Risk Guidance Note (April 2011)