The Landscape and Townscape Supplementary Planning Document: Consultation Draft 2021 updates and expands upon the current guidance within the Huntingdonshire Landscape and Townscape Assessment SPD (2007) [PDF, size unavailable]

The revised SPD will support the delivery of the Huntingdonshire Local Plan to 2036 by:

  1. guiding the preparation and consideration of planning applications to enhance the quality of new development within Huntingdonshire and

  2. providing a methodology for neighbourhood planning groups to produce their own landscape and townscape assessments to support policies within neighbourhood plans.

The revised SPD is accompanied by an interactive map and user guide [PDF, 0.5MB].

Consultation on the revised SPD runs between Friday 15 October to 11:59pm Friday 10 December 2021.

If you would like to make any comments please do so on our planning consultation portal. You can read the document without registering but it is necessary to register to be able to make comments.

Following the close of the consultation, the comments received will be reviewed and appropriate changes will be made to the revised SPD. The comments received and changes made to the revised SPD will be compiled into a consultation statement.

The revised document, consultation statement and adoption statement will then be taken to the next practicable Overview and Scrutiny (Performance and Growth) and Cabinet meetings with a recommendation to adopt.