West Lothian Council planning authority: core documents

West Lothian council planning authority core documents library for use in planning and environmental appeals.

To submit materials to be considered as part of this collection, email them to

Planning authorities can make submissions using the eplanning document exchange system.

To submit a document on this list as part of your document list, you must hyperlink the document name with the URL for the document. Please note it is not sufficient to provide a link to the front page of the core documents library, accompanied by a list of relevant documents. The links must to be to each specific document referred to. Any document lists submitted without complete links for each document will be returned to you. If you are referring to an extract of a larger document, you should specify the relevant section in your document list e.g. Local development plan - Chapter 3 - Section 7.2.

The following are materials that have been accepted as core documents for the West Lothian Council planning authority.

Local development plan

Current local development plan

Local development plan maps

Supplementary Guidance

Planning Guidance


Planning guidance - air quality 2018

Health Impact Assessment - 2017

Mobile Snack Bars

Areas of Built Heritage and Townscape Value

The Vennel Linlithgow

House Extension - Alteration Guide

West Lothian LDP

West Lothian

Linlithgow and Broxburn Area

Livingston Area

Bathgate Area


Affordable Housing 2018

Development in the Countryside 2018

Flooding and Drainage 2018

Planning and Noise 2017

Residential Development Guide

Planning & Education


Planning and Environmental Appeals Twitter Feed


Telephone: 0300 244 6668

Planning and Environmental Appeals Division
Hadrian House
Callendar Business Park

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