About Supplementary Planning Documents

Our Supplementary Planning Documents (SPDs) play an important role in our planning decisions by providing more information on how we apply planning policies in Camden. 

Camden Planning Guidance

Camden Planning Guidance provides advice and information on how we implement our planning policies.

Conservation Area Appraisals

Conservation area appraisals and management strategies guide us in deciding on the types of alterations and developments that are acceptable in our designated conservation areas.

Planning Frameworks and Briefs

Planning frameworks and briefs are used to set out guidelines, objectives and priorities with regards to the development of some of the most significant sites and areas in the borough where major proposals are likely to come forward.

Other Planning Guidance

The Retrofitting Planning Guidance (PDF) has been developed to help residents understand the planning process required to install low carbon technologies in homes.

Energy efficiency planning guidance for conservation areas (PDF) provides guidance to residents who are considering making energy efficiency improvements to residential properties in conservation areas.