Urban design guidance and resources

This page links to information produced by Cambridge City Council and South Cambridgeshire District Council as well as to documents written by other organisations that might be of use or interest.

Cambridge Skyline Guidance

The Cambridge skyline guidance sets out in detail how Policy 3/13 (Tall Buildings and the Skyline) of the Cambridge Local Plan (2006) can be applied to assess proposals for tall buildings in the city.

Cambridgeshire Quality Charter for Growth

Design Codes guidance note

The Design Codes for Strategic Development Sites within the Cambridge Fringe Areas - Informal Guidance Note [PDF] provides a brief background to design codes and outlines why they are needed, how they fit with the planning process, and the level of detail envisaged to be included in codes for sites within the Cambridge fringe areas.

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