What policies will the AAP contain?

    The consultation draft of the AAP includes planning policies for the Leaside area relating to:

    • Improvements to the quality and connectivity of walking and cycling links
    • New employment development, creating greater access to jobs
    • Access to community facilities
    • The type and quality of homes in the area
    • The quality and type of parks and open spaces

    Why is an AAP needed for this area?

    This AAP is needed to:

    • Provide local residents and businesses with more information about possible future development in the area and how it could affect you and your community.
    • Provide greater understanding of the infrastructure needed in this area.
    • Help manage the scale of development and change that is likely to take place in the area.
    • Deliver a clear vision and identity for this area of Tower Hamlets.