Supplementary Guidance

Supplementary Guidance provides details on policies in the adopted Edinburgh Local Development Plan. There are currently nine adopted Supplementary Guidance documents. These include the City Centre Retail Core published February 2017 and town centres of

  • Bruntsfield/Morningside 
  • Corstorphine 
  • Gorgie/Dalry 
  • Leith 
  • Nicholson Street/Clerk Street
  • Portobello 
  • Stockbridge
  • Tollcross

published in December 2017 and informed by public life street assessments.

The Developer Contributions and Infrastructure Delivery and Heat Opportunities Mapping Supplementary Guidance documents both published in August 2018 have been approved in finalised form and are due to be adopted in October 2018. A draft Supplementary Guidance document for the BioQuarter and South East Wedge Parkland published in December 2013


Download City Centre retail core Supplementary Guidance (PDF - 731KB)
Download Bruntsfield / Morningside town centre Supplementary Guidance (PDF - 1.2MB)
Download Corstorphine town centre Supplementary Guidance (PDF - 1.7MB)
Download Gorgie / Dalry town centre Supplementary Guidance (PDF - 980KB)
Download Leith town centre Supplementary Guidance (PDF - 1.3MB)
Download Nicolson Street / Clerk Street town centre Supplementary Guidance (PDF - 6.9MB)
Download Portobello town centre Supplementary Guidance (PDF - 5.5MB)
Download Stockbridge town centre Supplementary Guidance  (PDF, 4.3MB)
Download Tollcross town centre Supplementary Guidance (PDF, 1.7MB)


Download Developer Contributions and Infrastructure Delivery Supplementary Guidance (PDF - 11.83MB)
Download Heat opportunities mapping August 2018 (PDF, 2.8 MB)


Download Edinburgh BioQuarter and South East Wedge Parkland Supplementary Guidance (PDF - 1.1MB) 

Strategic Environmental Assessment

Download SEA screening report and determination for Developer Contributions, Heat Opportunities Mapping and Action Programme 2018 (PDF - 465KB)
Download SEA screening report and determination for town centre Supplementary Guidance (PDF - 34KB)

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