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The new Local Plan in development over the last few years has been withdrawn and we await a new Bucks wide plan.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/22/1641/FA  Full Planning Permission  Old Stocks, Ellington Road, Taplow, Buckinghamshire, SL6 0BA,  Proposal: Two storey side extension and single storey rear extension, demolition of existing garage

Application type: Full Planning Permission  7 Saxon Gardens, Taplow, Buckinghamshire, SL6 0DD – Demolition of garage and single storey side projection; erection of three storey side
extension, two storey front extension, single storey rear extension, front and rear
dormers, pitched roof to rear porch, changes to doors and windows

PL/22/1735/KA Notification of proposed works to trees in a conservation area
1 River Court, Taplow, Buckinghamshire, SL6 0AU  T1 Ash – Fell to near ground level. T2 Cherry – Fell to near ground level. (Taplow Riverside Conservation Area).

PL/22/1402/FA Full Planning Permission  Marshmead, Marsh Lane, Taplow, Buckinghamshire, SL6 0DE,  Proposal: Retrospective application for demolition of shed and erection of agricultural building on the existing base

PL/22/1392/FA  Full Planning Permission  Springfield Stables, Mill Lane, Taplow, Buckinghamshire, SL6 0AG,  Proposal: Part garage conversion with a new front porch extension

PL/22/1172/FA  Full Planning Permission – The Walled Garden, Berry Hill, Taplow, Buckinghamshire, SL6 0DA, , Change of use of a parcel of land associated with horticulture to a use providing the provision of a community shop (selling local products and goods grown at the site) as well as an area to place a portable trailer for selling refreshments, and the provision of
parking on the existing hardstanding

PL/22/1075/RM  Prior approval of proposed development by telecommunications code systems operators – Land Adjacent To Shell Petrol Station, Bath Road, Taplow, Buckinghamshire, Installation of 1 20m ‘Phase 5’ monopole, 3 antennas, 2 0.3m dishes and 3 ground-
based equipment cabinets and ancillary development thereto and installation of 1.8m palisade fence.

PL/22/1274/KA  Notification of proposed works to trees in a conservation area
April Cottage, River Road, Taplow, Buckinghamshire, SL6 0BG,
Proposal: T1 – eucalyptus – fell. (Taplow Riverside Conservation Area)

PL/22/0923/FA Full Planning Permission – Taplow Mill, Mill Lane, Taplow, Buckinghamshire, ,
Three metal framed shelters in car park to prevent seasonal tree debris falling onto
parking bays. The structures are temporary, to be used during the Autumn period.

PL/21/4559/AV The Old Boathouse, Mill Lane – Externally illuminated double gallows pole sign and 5 externally illuminated Hall and Woodhouse fascia signs

Reference: PL/22/0107/VRC  Removal or variation of a condition following grant of planning permission – Tesco, The Bishop Centre, Bath Road, Taplow, Buckinghamshire, SL6 0NX,
Proposal: Removal of condition 25 (Implementation and maintenance in accordance with
sustainability and renewable energy statements) of application 16/01526/RVC relating
to variations of the original planning permission 11/01625/FUL (Demolition of
existing retail and commercial buildings and redevelopment of site to provide new
commercial units for use in Classes A1, A3 and A5, together with associated access, car
parking and landscaping works.)

Reference: PL/21/4555/FA Full Planning Permission Huntswood Golf Club, Taplow Common Road, Burnham, Buckinghamshire, SL1 8LS,  Proposal: Demolition of existing groundsman’s building and driving range, removal of two storage containers and erection of new groundsman’s building to include storage of plant and machinery, a workshop area and staff welfare facilities.

Reference: PL/21/4258/VRC  Removal or variation of a condition following grant of planning permission   The Old Boathouse, Mill Lane, Taplow, Buckinghamshire, SL6 0AA,
Proposal: Variation of conditions 2 (new buildings materials), 5 (Old Boathouse and Driftwood
Cottage materials), 7 (landscaping) and 28 (approved plans) of planning permission

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/21/2601/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/21/0752/HB 1 Hill House Rectory Road  – listed building consent for installation of a sump pump and tanking of basement

PL/20/0970/FA Wee Cottage extension

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