Bournemouth Council

Planning Policy

Find out more about our strategies, appraisals, development schemes and action plans

Local Plan Documents

Setting out the vision, strategies and policies for development in Bournemouth with the planning policies that make up the local plan for Bournemouth.

Other Planning Documents

Including a range of information that sets policy or provides evidence for the development of planning policy

Planning Guidance

Covering a range of topics providing additional guidance to developers on how Local Plan policy will be applied

Bournemouth Self Build and Custom Build Register

Bournemouth Self Build Register, Custom Build Register which will help us identify the level of demand for self / custom build plots

Planning Consultations

Find all the Local Plan documents that are up for consultation, as well as the closed consultations

Developer Contributions

How we calculate contributions new developments need to make towards the Local Plan



Contact Us


General Enquiries

01202 451323


Customer Services Centre

St Stephens Road


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