Design Review Panel SPD December 2018

Welcome to the Sevenoaks District Local Plan consultation portal.SPD Design Review Front Cover

Please note that the consultation closed on Sunday 3 February 2019. Thank you to everyone who responded. 

This draft Supplementary Planning Document (SPD) provides detailed guidance as to the interpretation of Chapter 7 "Ensuring new development respects local distinctiveness" of the Sevenoaks District Local Plan which refer to the Design Review Panel Process.

The Council has agreed to use design review as part of the planning application process through the establishment of a Sevenoaks Design Review Panel to be managed by an independent body, Design South East.

Once adopted, this SPD will form part of the Local Plan.

To view the Design policies that this guidance relates to, please see our Proposed Submission Version of the Local Plan.


If you have any questions about the consultation or if there is anything we can help you with please contact the Planning Policy Team on or 01732 227000.

This consultation has now closed.


  • Opened
    18 Dec 2018 at 09:00
  • Closed
    3 Feb 2019 at 23:59

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