UK Planning Policy and Guidance


UK01 British Medical Association Housing and Health Building for the Future (2003) 

UK02 Climate Change Act 2008 (United Kingdom Parliament) 

UK03 Climate Change and Sustainable Energy Act (United Kingdom Parliament June 2006) 

UK04 Community Infrastructure Levy Regulations (2010)  

UK05 Environmental Assessment of Plans & Programmes (Wales) Regs 2004 (UK Parliament) 

UK06 Housing Act (2004) 

UK06a Housing (Wales) Act (2014)

UK07 Flood and Water Management Act (2010) 

UK08 Flood Risk Regulations (2009) 

UK09 Government of Wales Act 1998 (UK Parliament)

UK10 Government of Wales Act 2006 (UK Parliament) 

UK11 Planning and Compulsory Purchase Act (2004) 

UK12 Sustainability Appraisal of Regional Spatial Strategies and Local Development Documents (ODPM 2005) 

UK13 The SUDS Manual (CIRIA 2007) 

Communities & Housing

UK14 Code for Sustainable Homes: Technical Guidance (Department for Communities and Local Government November 2010) - N/A 

UK15 Fields in Trust: Planning and Design for Outdoor Sport and Play (2008) - link to FIT website 

UK16  Guidance for Outdoor Sport & Play - Beyond the 6 Acre Standard – England (Fields in Trust Oct 2015) [1MB]

Environment & Resources

UK17 Countryside and Rights of Way Act (CROW Act) (United Kingdom Parliament November 2000) 

UK18 Wildlife and Countryside Act 1981 (as amended by Schedule 9 of The Countryside and Rights of Way Act 2000) (United Kingdom Parliament) 

UK19 Natural Environment & Rural Communities Act 2006 (United Kingdom Parliament) 

UK20 Conservation of Habitats and Species Regulations (2010)  

UK21 Water for People and the Environment (Environment Agency March 2009) - N/A 

UK22 Pollution Prevention and Control Act (1999) 

UK23 The Air Quality Strategy for England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland (DEFRA July 2007) 

UK24 Environmental Permitting (England and Wales) Regulations 2010 (as amended) 

Renewable & Low Carbon Energy

UK25 Overarching National Policy Statement for Energy (EN-1) (DECC 2011) (Dept. of Energy & Climate Change) 

UK26 The Planning and Energy Act (2008) 

Transport & Access

UK27 Manual for Streets (Department for Transport 2007) 

UK28 Manual for Streets 2 (Department for Transport 2010) 


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