Tag Archives: Scotland

Housing Land Audit and Delivery Programme 2017

The Supply of Land The Council use something called the Housing Land Audit and Delivery Programme (HLADP) to assess the supply of effective land for housing in Edinburgh. What is effective land? Effective land must be free of any constraints … Continue reading

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Local Development Plan Update: Our New Development Plan Scheme

After the Local Development Plan (LDP) was published, we asked you for your feedback on how well you had been involved.  The results of this survey can be viewed here. The Development Plan Scheme The newest Development Plan Scheme was approved on the 7 … Continue reading

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Strategy for Setted Streets

Stone setts add significant historic and cultural value to the streets of Edinburgh and are an important feature of our cityscape. The City of Edinburgh Council has a duty to protect the Old and New Towns of Edinburgh World Heritage … Continue reading

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#SYPC2017

I have titled this post with a hashtag, as we were asked to promo the event on social media. Emma’s blog post #4: #SYPC2017 SYPC stands for Scottish Young Planners Conference. The conference consisted of morning lectures with Q&A sessions, … Continue reading

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Your views on future growth of Edinburgh and South East Scotland

UPDATE: August 2015 As the consultation is now halfway through, SESplan have prepared this useful summary of the events and how you can continue to get involved.  The Strategic Development Plan is about long-term planning, setting a vision and spatial strategy … Continue reading

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High Hedges

This week (from 1 April) the High Hedges (Scotland) Act 2013 came into effect to help resolve issues with high hedges which are having a negative impact on domestic properties.  Where neighbours are unable to resolve the issue of a … Continue reading

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