Local development scheme

Local development scheme (LDS)

Timetable for the development of the Local Plan

The timetable for the production of the Local Plan is set out in the Local Development Scheme (LDS).  A revised LDS came into effect in November 2017.

October 2015 LDS key dates


Preparation Publication Submission Adoption 
Core Strategy (revision) July 2012-September 2014 October 2014 March 2015 March 2016
Development Management Policies Document (revision) July 2012-September 2014 October 2014 March 2015 March 2016
Site Specific Allocations Document (revision) July 2012-September 2014 October 2014 March 2015 March 2016
Local Plan (employment & industrial land review) September 2015 - September 2016 December 2016 July 2017 July 2018
Wandsworth Local Plan September 2018 - September 2019 December 2019 Autumn 2020 Autumn 2021

Our progress in meeting the timetable set out in the LDS is reviewed annually and updated when new development plan documents are being prepared.

Timetable for the development of Supplementary Planning Documents

Updated timetables for the production of Supplementary Planning Documents can be found in the revised LDS. Further information on adopted SPDs and consultations can be found on the SPD page.