A six-week session on the way in which houses in Dudley borough are designed has begun.
The Residential Design Information Supplementary Planning Doc (SPD) session explores how homes relate to their environment, how new developments are designed, and the affect of house extensions.
The doc additionally contains concepts about what is required for a enterprise to be run from house and for properties used as homes in a number of occupation (HMOs), and youngsters’s care houses.
Councillor David Stanley, cupboard member for regeneration and enterprise, mentioned: “Many individuals’s life and wishes have modified considerably because the present set of tips for residential design in Dudley borough have been agreed upon in 2013.
“It’s necessary that this steerage displays adjustments just like the elevated reputation of house working and a higher emphasis on design and sustainability.
“I encourage individuals to participate on this session and share their ideas on this up to date steerage.
The SPD will present extra steerage to the native plan insurance policies which are at the moment in place within the borough. It doesn’t embrace any growth allocations.
Copies of the draft SPD, response type and related paperwork might be accessed on-line at www.dudley.gov.uk/residential-design-guide-spd.
The paperwork are additionally accessible at Dudley Council Home, Priory Highway, Dudley, DY1 1HF and at Dudley, Brierley Hill, Stourbridge and Halesowen libraries throughout opening hours.
Accomplished response kinds should be despatched to the planning coverage crew on the Council Home or by e-mail to Plannin[email protected] earlier than 5pm on Monday 20 February.