Example design and access statements
These example design and access statements will help you understand the level of detail you need to include in yours.
Householder development in a conservation area [PDF] (file size 58Kb)
Shopfront in a conservation area [PDF] (file size 41Kb)
Alterations to a commercial property (listed building and in a conservation area) [PDF] (file size 41Kb)
Example residential templates
If your proposal includes creating new residential units, you also need to complete the residential template. Here are some completed examples:
Supplementary residential development for new dwelling [PDF] (file size 69Kb)
Supplementary residential development including alterations to a commercial property [PDF] (file size 72Kb)
Use these templates to help write your design and access statement.
If you prefer to write your statement independently, make sure you include all topics in the template.
Design and Access Statement Template [PDF] (file size 47Kb)
Design and Access Statement Template - supplementary residential development [PDF] (file size 69Kb)