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.

Download the adopted LDP, proposals map, action programme and supporting documents below.

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

[email protected].

View the interactive proposal map


Edinburgh LDP (PDF, 9 MB)
Proposal maps (PDFs)
Action programmes (PDFs)
Environmental reports (PDFs)
Housing land studies (PDFs)
Transport appraisals (PDFs)
Education appraisals (PDFs)
Habitats Regulations Appraisals (PDFs)
Report of Conformity (PDFs)
SEA screening reports and determinations (PDFs)
Primary care appraisal 2016 to 2026 (PDF, 1 MB)