Local development plan (supplementary guidance)

Closed 27 Mar 2020

Opened 14 Feb 2020


The purpose of this supplementary guidance is to supplement certain policies and proposals in Inverclyde Council's local development plan.

The additional advice and guidance cover the following topics:

  • Backland and tandem residential development
  • Single plot residential development
  • Private and public open space provision in new residential development
  • House extensions
  • Outdoor seating areas
  • Dormer windows
  • Windows and rooflights in conservation areas and listed buildings
  • Siting and design of new houses in the green belt and the countryside
  • Siting and design of new farm buildings
  • Signage and advertisements
  • Shopfront design

Why We Are Consulting

We want to hear your views on any or all of these topics to inform the final supplementary guidance.


  • All Areas


  • Planning