Local development plan: East Lothian

Documentation related to the development plan for East Lothian.

Local development plans set out the long term vision for change to the local authority areas that they cover. There are several formal stages to preparing the plan, during which the Scottish Government will issue official correspondence to the planning authority.

The documents held for the East Lothian local development plan are:

  • 8 March 2019 – Letter regarding adoption of supplementary guidance – Developer Contributions
  • 8 March 2019 – developer contributions framework supplementary guidance

  • local development plan - notification of intention to adopt - clearance letter

  • 3 November 2016 - comments on local development plan and developer contributions supplementary guidance

  • 12 April 2019 – Letter regarding adoption of supplementary guidance – Town Centre Strategies

  • 19 July 2018 – Comments on Developer Contributions Supplementary Guidance

More information

There are a number of publications and legislation that underpin the development planning process:

Local Development Plan - NIA - Clearance Letter


Email: developmentplans@gov.scot


Carrie Thomson: 0131 244 7259

Robin Campbell: 0131 244 0626

Jane Tennant: 0131 244 8249


Area 2-H (South)
Planning and Architecture Division
The Scottish Government
Victoria Quay

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