Strategic Development Plan

Approved Strategic Development Plan June 2013 

The first SDP was approved (with modifications) by Scottish Ministers on the 27 June 2013. The approved SDP, Supporting Documents and Technical Notes are available below.

Housing Land Supplementary Guidance

The Housing Land Supplementary Guidance was formally adopted by all member authorities on 28 October 2014 and is now part of the Strategic Development Plan. Links to the Supplementary Guidance and Supporting Documents are below.

Housing Land Supplementary Guidance
Adopted Housing Land Supplementary Guidance
Scottish Government Letter
Housing Land Technical Note
Strategic Environmental Assessment 
Habitats Regulations Assessment Record 
Equalities and Human Rights Impact Assessment 
Transport Appraisal


Strategic Development Plan 1 
Strategic Development Plan
Action Programme
Environmental Report 
Strategic Environmental Assessment Post Adoption Statement 
Equalities and Human Rights Impact Assessment
Habitats Regulations Appraisal
Habitats Regulations Appraisal App 1 
Habitals Regulations Appraisal App 2
Habitats Regulations Appriasal App 3


Background Documents

Housing Technical Note
Economy Technical Note
Spatial Strategy Technical Note
Transport Technical Note
Transport Technical Note Appendices
Minerals Technical Note
Waste TN Final Sep 2011
Green Belt Technical Note
Green Network Technical Note
2011 Housing Need & Demand Assessment


Supporting Studies and Documents

The following documents were carried out as an input into the Strategic Development Plan.

Supporting Studies and Documents
Green Belt Landscape Character Assessment
Edinburgh Green Belt Study Stage 1
Edinburgh Green Belt Study Stage 2


Paper copies of the SDP are available to view at all libraries and planning receptions within the SESplan area. Copies of the SDP are also available to purchase from the SESplan office in Livingston at £15.00 per document. Should you wish to purchase a paper copy please contact a member of the SESplan team at Cheques and cash only will be accepted as forms of payment. All cheques are to be made payable to Fife Council.   

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