Edinburgh Local Development Plan

A Local Development Plan (LDP) sets out policies and proposals to guide development.

The Edinburgh LDP was adopted in November 2016 and replaces the Edinburgh City Local Plan and Rural West Edinburgh Local Plan.

Buy a paper copy of the LDP for £25 by emailing


View the interactive proposal map

Adopted LDP, proposals map, action programme and supporting documents

Download Edinburgh LDP - PDF
Download proposal maps - PDFs
Download action programmes - PDFs
Download environmental reports - PDFs
Download housing land studies - PDF
Download transport appraisals - PDFs
Download education appraisals - PDF
Download habitats regulations appraisals - PDF
Download conformity report - PDF
Download strategic environmental assessment screening reports and determinations - PDFs
Download primary care appraisal 2016 to 2026 - PDF