The Local Plan for South Gloucestershire comprises the following documents:
- Core Strategy 2006 – 2027
- West of England Joint Waste Core Strategy
- South Gloucestershire Local Plan 2006
- Minerals and Waste Local Plan 2002
The two Local Plans adopted in 2002 and 2006 will cease to have effect when the council has adopted the Policies, Sites and Places Plan, which is currently being prepared.