The Council has a number of planning guidance documents and other useful information. These documents are listed below with links to electronic versions where available. Documents marked (*) are not available as an electronic version. You can obtain copies/view these documents by contacting Forward Planning.

Consultation Draft Supplementary Guidance

The Council is consulting on the following draft Supplementary Guidance documents associated with LDP2 (Local Development Plan 2):

Representations are invited on the content of these two documents. Representations should be submitted by email to or by writing to Planning Policy and Place Team, Planning and Building Standards, 16 Church Street, Dumbarton, G82 1QL. Representations should be submitted by Friday 12 August 2022.

Planning Guidance

Other Useful Information

Protocols on Facilitating Appropriate Development on Key Development Sites