West Berkshire Council

Guidance for House Builders and Developers

Information for builders and developers in West Berkshire

Listed below are documents which may be useful to prospective builders and developers in West Berkshire:

Local Plan

The Local Plan is part of the overall development plan for West Berkshire, setting out local planning policies. We are currently undergoing a review of our local plan to 2036.

Core Strategy

The Core Strategy Development Plan Document (DPD) is a development plan document which sets out our overall planning strategy to 2026. It explains our vision for the area, and how it will be delivered. It also provides a framework for more detailed policies which will be contained in future development plan documents prepared as part of the Local Plan.

Policy CS6

pdf icon Policy CS6 [188kb] sets out our requirements for the provision of affordable housing.

Planning Obligations Supplementary Planning Document (SPD)

Planning Obligations Supplementary Planning Document (SPD) sets out the our requirements for Section 106 alongside the Community Infrastructure Levy.


For more information, please contact the Housing Development Team.

Who To Contact

Contact details for West Berkshire Council's Housing Development Team

(01635) 551111