Planning policy

Local Plan (Adopted 2018)

The council’s adopted spatial strategy and planning policy framework for managing the future growth and development in Sutton.

Policies Map

The Policies Map identifies key planning designations and locations suitable for a range of land uses.

Local Development Framework (Archived)

The Core Strategy and Site Development Policies DPD are now superseded by the Local Plan.

Supplementary Planning Documents

The council publishes Supplementary Planning Documents (SPDs) periodically to provide further guidance on meeting planning policies.

Neighbourhood Planning

The Neighbourhood Planning process allows communities to shape the future of the places where they live and work.

Draft South London Waste Plan

The publication period for the Draft South London Waste Plan and its Sustainability Appraisal has now closed. 


Draft Sustainable Transport Strategy

We are consulting on the Draft Sustainable Transport Strategy

The consultation is open until 25 March 2021 and is available here.