Plans required

Our guidance notes for applicants (form CC4) gives information on the plans needed for a road construction consent application.

You should refer to the National Roads Development Guide for design standards. You can use form CC9 within the guide as a checklist to ensure your proposals meet these standards.

All plans should:

  • have a title box including:
    • development name
    • developer
    • scale
    • drawing date
    • individual drawing number suffixed with amendment number ABC/123a
  • display a north point if in plan
  • display individual scales if not that shown in the title box

A materials specification for the street lighting should also be included.

The surface water drainage proposal should be in accordance with Scottish planning policy and the Drainage Assessment, A Guide for Scotland ‒ contact SEPA for more information.

You can email the plans to The signed forms need to be sent to Roads and Transportation, Angus House, Silvie Way, Orchardbank Business Park, Forfar DD8 1AN.