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Planning policy

The London Legacy Development Corporation was created in 2012 and has the responsibility for looking after the development of buildings and outdoor spaces in and around Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park.  

You can read more about the history of the organisation and how we operate here.

As part of this remit, we act as the planning authority for this area, carrying out all of the planning functions that a local planning authority would normally have responsibility for, such as approving or rejecting new developments, giving guidance to local developers, and defining planning policy for development in the area through the Local Plan.

Conservation areas

There are four conservation areas within the Legacy Corporation Area. 

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Community infrastructure levies

These are new levies on development which help fund the social, environmental and physical infrastructure that new developments will need.

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Local Plan

We act as planning authority for the Park and its surrounding area, and the Local Plan sets out the principles behind our decisions for new homes and outdoor spaces in the area.

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London Legacy Development Corporation

planning decisions committee

This commitee considers planning applications within the Legacy Corporation planning boundary, and full minutes are available via the GLA's website.

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