Aylesbury Vale Area Design Supplementary Planning Document consultation

Closed 2 Nov 2022

Opened 21 Sep 2022

Feedback updated 26 Sep 2023

We asked

We asked for views on the draft Aylesbury Vale Area Design Supplementary Planning Document.

The consultation ran from 21 September to 2 November 2022.

You said

We received 72 responses to the consultation.

As part of the process of developing planning policies, we have published the responses received in a Consultation and Adoption Statement.

We did

In the Consultation and Adoption Statement, we have published our response and what modification was made, if any, for each comment we received.

On 26 June 2023, the Leader of Buckinghamshire Council approved the Aylesbury Vale Area Design Supplementary Planning Document for adoption.


We want your views on the draft Aylesbury Vale Area Design Supplementary Planning Document.

Supplementary planning documents provide guidance on policies in the adopted local plans in Buckinghamshire and should be read in conjunction with the local plan to which they relate.

They are a material consideration when determining planning applications.

Design Guide Supplementary Planning Document

This document provides guidance on design to ensure that new development across Aylesbury Vale is of the highest quality, is in context with its location, and promotes sustainable development.

The document sets out clear principles and objectives that aim to inspire developers and designers and assist landowners, developers, applicants, and planners in the process of delivering high quality and well-designed development. 

Events to find out more

We are hosting two public drop-in sessions for you to find out more about the proposals. The drop-in sessions will be held on:

  • Monday 26 September 2022, from 9am to 2pm
  • Tuesday 27 September 2022, from 3pm to 9pm

Both sessions will be held at Stoke Mandeville Stadium (Guttmann Centre), Guttmann Road, Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, HP21 9PP.

How to have your say

Please submit your views to us in one of the following ways:

If you have any questions about this consultation, please email us at planningpolicyteam.bc@buckinghamshire.gov.uk or phone us on 0300 131 6000.

Please tell us your views by midnight on Wednesday 2 November 2022.

What happens next

We will consider the responses we receive and will review the content of the Supplementary Planning Document.

Following any amendments, we will put forward the final draft for adoption as an approved Supplementary Planning Document.


We will use the information you provide only for this consultation and we will store the information securely in line with data protection laws. Please read our Privacy Statement for more information.

If you have questions about data and privacy, please email us on dataprotection@buckinghamshire.gov.uk. Or write to our Data Protection Officer at Buckinghamshire Council, The Gateway, Gatehouse Road, Aylesbury, HP19 8FF.


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