Adopted Affordable Housing Supplementary Planning Document (SPD)

The Affordable Housing Supplementary Planning Document covers the administrative areas of Worcester City Council, Malvern Hills District Council and Wychavon District Council.  It explains the details of the South Worcestershire Development Plan (SWDP) policies that relate to the provision of affordable housing.  It is a guide intended to help developers, landowners, applicants applying for planning permission, registered providers and others who are seeking to provide or benefit from affordable housing.

The Affordable Housing SPD was formally adopted on 26th October 2016.

For further information on the SPD, please contact:

The Worcestershire Hub on 01905 763763; or the south Worcestershire planning policy team officers via the following email:

Formal Position with respect to Affordable Housing and Tariff Style Developer Contributions (June 2019)