Decision details

Approval to consult on the Draft Tall Buildings ('Building Heights') Supplementary Planning Document (SPD)

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


To receive a draft Tall Buildings (‘Building Heights’) Supplementary Planning Document (SPD) and seek Cabinet approval for public consultation.




(1)            the draft Tall Buildings (‘Building Heights’) Supplementary Planning Document , attached as Appendix 1 to the officer report , be approved for public consultation;


(2)            the Chief Planning Officer, following consultation with the Deputy Leader of the Council and  Portfolio Holder for Planning & Regeneration, be authorised to consider and agree any minor amendments to the draft Supplementary Planning Document prior to consultation, and consultation arrangements.


Reason for Decision:  The Tall Buildings (‘Building Heights’) SPD would provide further guidance to the current Harrow Local Plan and ensure new development would not harm suburban Harrow.

Report author: Head of Planning

Publication date: 17/02/2023

Date of decision: 16/02/2023

Decided at meeting: 16/02/2023 - Cabinet

Effective from: 25/02/2023

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