Planning Applications
The Planning Authority is the Buckinghamshire Unitary Authority. Taplow Parish Council has no decision-making powers on applications but is a consultee on those relating to Taplow Parish. Online documentation relating to any particular application can be accessed via the South Bucks section of their website:

 Type the application number (eg PL/18/2400/KA ) or address element into the search box. More complex searches can be made by selecting the “Advanced“ option at the top of the page.

The combined South Bucks & Chiltern Planning service operates from the Council Offices in Amersham at King George V House, King George V Road, Amersham HP6 5AW.   All contact phone numbers and email addresses for officers within the new combined Planning service remain the same.
South Bucks Planning Committee meetings will continue to be held at the Denham offices

Information about applications affecting Taplow is maintained on this site. Pending applications are listed. Where we have made a comment to SBDC on an application, these are listed on a separate page “OBJECTIONS”. After decision they are held on our Planning Decisions page.

When a planning application is made, the applicant has no legal requirement to publicise the application at all, although they are advised to do so by the Council. There is a limited requirement on the District Council in regards to advising neighbours / adjacent properties. This can be read in detail at:

Parish Plan
Taplow created a Parish Plan in 2006 which you can see at PARISH-PLAN There are a number of supporting documents available on request to the clerk.

Emerging Local Plan
The new Local Plan in development over the last few years has been withdrawn and we await a new Bucks wide plan. In the meantime the 2011 SBDC Plan is the reference document

Pending Applications
The following are the pending applications relating to Taplow and where relevant the objections submitted by the Parish Council immediately beneath the application details. The most recent applications are at the top of the list:

PL/21/3878/HB Listed Building Consent for alterations, extension or demolition of a listed building – Elmbank, Hill Farm Road, Taplow, Buckinghamshire, SL6 0AH,
Proposal: Listed building consent for repairs and alterations; demolition of single storey rear
conservatory and erection of rear single storey extension, repairs to timber frame,
pitched roof stripped and re-roofed, 2 new rear rooflights, new high-level side
window, internal alterations including Hall openings infilled, new wood burner in
office and changes to cupboards in bedrooms, conversion and single storey side
extension to detached garage, changes to windows and doors, 2 side rooflights and
side solar panels, new vehicular gate, pedestrian gates, fencing and electric car
charging point

PL/21/3766/FA Full Planning Permission – The Lindens, Rectory Road, Taplow, Buckinghamshire, SL6 0ET. Proposal: Demolition of existing dwelling and construction of a new dwelling.

PL/21/3669/OA Outline Planning Permission – Downlands Barn, Hitcham Lane, Burnham, Buckinghamshire. Outline application for the demolition of building with consent for residential
conversion (PL/21/2248/PNAD) and equestrian stables and erection of dwelling and
stables (matters to be considered at this stage: access and scale)

PL/21/3518/FA Full Planning Permission – Rear Of Cranford House, Boundary Road, Taplow, Buckinghamshire, SL6 0EZ. Change of use and single storey extension of Coach House to form separate dwelling

PL/21/3263/FA Full Planning Permission – Land South Of Huntswood Lane, Taplow, Buckinghamshire, SL6 0HL. Erection of detached dwellinghouse with associated parking and landscaping following demolition of existing equestrian building

PL/21/3007/HB: Listed Building Consent for alterations, extension or demolition of a listed building Location: SGI-UK National Centre, Taplow Court, Cliveden Road, Taplow, consent for installation of platform lift, associated internal alterations and entrance ramp

PL/21/2601/HB Listed Building Consent for alterations, extension or demolition of a listed building, 2 The Stables, Glen Island, Taplow, Buckinghamshire, SL6 0BN,
Listed building consent for outbuilding in rear garden (Retrospective)

PL/21/2634/FA Acorn Cottage, Marsh Lane, Taplow, Buckinghamshire, SL6 0DF – Single storey side / rear infill extension, raising of roof height of existing first floor

PL/21/1778/FA Summercroft, River Road – Demolition of existing and erection of a new garage

PL/21/0752/HB 1 Hill House Rectory Road  – listed building consent for installation of a sump pump and tanking of basement

PL/20/4271/FA Old Stocks, Ellington Road- Single storey front extension, single/first floor/two storey side extension, raising of roof to allow for a loft conversion with 3 front and 3 rear roof lights and timber cladding

PL/20/0970/FA Wee Cottage extension

PL/21/0930/CONDA Odds Farm Condition

Strategically important applications that have been decided are held under Planning Decisions