Supplementary Guidance

Supplementary Guidance provides further 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.

There are three draft Supplementary Guidance documents. These include Developer Contributions and Infrastructure Delivery published in January 2018, BioQuarter and South East Wedge Parkland published in December 2013 and Heat Opportunities Mapping published in March 2018.

The draft Supplementary Guidance on Heat Opportunities Mapping is currently open for consultation through the Consultation Hub until the 10 May 2018.

All Supplementary Guidance documents and relevant SEA Screening determinations can be downloaded below.


Download Draft Developer Contributions and Infrastructure Delivery Supplementary Guidance (PDF - 5.1MB)
Download Heat opportunities mapping draft for consultation March 2018 (PDF, 2.69 MB)
Download Edinburgh BioQuarter and South East Wedge Parkland Supplementary Guidance (PDF - 1.1MB) 
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)
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)

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