Planning for Town Centres: Guidance on Design and
- Published: 21 March 2005
- Site: Planning, building and the environment
This Guidance deals specifically with design issues relating
to planning for town centres and some of the main tools
available to secure the implementation of town centre planning
policies and proposals.
It supports Planning Policy Statement 6: Planning for
Town Centres (PPS6) which sets out the Government's policy
in England on planning for the future of town centres and the
main uses that relate to them.
Note: The above publication was issued by
our former department, the Office of the Deputy Prime Minister
(ODPM). ODPM became Communities and Local Government (DCLG) on
5 May 2006 - all references in the text to
ODPM now refer to Communities and Local Government.
Planning for Town Centres: Guidance on
Design and Implementation tools