Issue details

Wiltshire Design Guide: Final Draft for Adoption as a Supplementary Planning Guidance

Wiltshire Council has produced a draft Wiltshire Design Guide which, once adopted, will be used to ensure that developments in Wiltshire are consistently of a high-quality design. The final version has been through public consultation ahead of consideration by Cabinet and Council.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Policy Framework Change;

Decision status: For Determination

Notice of proposed decision first published: 11/09/2023

Decision due: 6 Feb 2024 by Cabinet

Lead member: Cllr Nick Botterill, Cabinet Member for Finance, Development Management and Strategic Planning

Lead director: Sarah Valdus (Director - Environment)

Department: Environment

Contact: Lynn Trigwell, Head of Natural and Historic Environment Email: Tel: 01225 718479.

Consultation process

Statutory consultation under the Town and Country Planning (Local Planning) (England) Regulations 2012 (part 5 regulations 11 to 16) Planning and Compulsory Purchase Act 2004. This set out that the council was consulting on the draft Wiltshire Design Guide with the intension that it will become a supplementary planning document (SPD) in support of Core Policy 57.


external public including duty to cooperate, statutory consultees, community and specialist interest groups

Agenda items


  • Wiltshire Design Guide – Final Draft for Adoption as a