Sustainable Buildings Policy

Local Policy for Sustainable Buildings

Planning Policy for Sustainable Design can be found in the:

Sustainability Checklist:

All residential planning applications involving new builds and conversions within Brighton & Hove require the submission of a completed Brighton & Hove sustainability checklist.

Sustainable Buildings Information - September 2015

A Written Ministerial Statement (WMS) was released on 25th March 2015 providing a planning update on the Deregulation Act and outlining national planning policy changes. Please see a summary of the statement [PDF, 181kb].

Supplementary Planning Document 08:  Sustainable Building Design withdrawn

‘SPD08 Sustainable Building Design’ was withdrawn in November 2015 because it was no longer up to date with national policy and emerging local policy. The withdrawal of the document was agreed at Economic Development & Culture Committee (see agenda item 37).