The Doncaster Council Emergency Planning Team prepare with our emergency response partners a variety of multi-agency emergency plans.
This guide is for use by residential developers and their design professionals, consultants and agents in formulating designs and making applications for planning permission for residential development in South Yorkshire.
This document sets out guidance to help implement policies set out in the adopted development plan. In particular, it sets out detailed requirements and guidelines against which planning applications will be judged, as part of an assessment of wider planning considerations in relation to a site.
The Development and Floodrisk Supplementary Planning Document (SPD) has been produced to provide guidance to planning applicants and others involved in the planning process.
The aim of the Supplementary Planning Document (SPD) is to provide robust, up-to date design policy guidance for applicants, agents, developers and designers.
Doncaster Council's first Environment Strategy was adopted by Cabinet on 5 December 2012.
There is a pressing need for the built environment to become more environmentally friendly.
Good housing design contributes to a safe, attractive and healthy borough comprised of interesting and environmentally friendly buildings which are sympathetic to Doncaster’s character and which improve the quality of local neighbourhoods for the benefit of the community and environment.
As part of the early engagement stage of the new Doncaster Local Plan, a 'Call for Sites' was undertaken for a period of eight weeks between October and December 2014 to establish which sites landowners and developers wish to see considered for development through the new Local Plan.
Follow the links below for information about the Planning Documents prepared by the Council, including the emerging Local Plan: