Following the Cabinet the Shopfront and Advertisement SPD was adopted in September 2017.
The purpose of the SPD is:
To improve the quality and appearance of the Borough’s retail and commercial centres whilst recognising and retaining its unique heritage and built environment;
To be responsive to the social and economic regeneration of the Borough;
To conserve traditional and historic shopfronts and commercial premises;
To prevent unsympathetic alterations to existing shopfronts;
To provide detailed information for proposals to be submitted for schemes of amendments and new shopfronts.
A copy of the Adopted SPD along with the consultation statement and an Adoption Statement can be downloaded below.