Before making a planning application
- When do I need planning permission?
Some building works to an existing property do not require planning permission as they are covered by permitted development rights.
- Common planning issues
Flood risk, contaminated land, TPOs, conservation areas, AONB, permitted development and listed buildings can all cause common planning issues.
- Pre-application planning advice for householders
A planning officer can provide pre-application planning advice and guidance before a planning application is submitted for a fee.
- Pre-application planning advice non-householder
A planning officer can provide advice and guidance before a planning application is submitted, provided a plan and the correct fee are received first.
- Planning advice FAQs
For answers to questions on whether planning permission is needed, planning application submissions, tracking, conservation areas and for listed buildings.
- Things to consider when making a planning application
Neighbours, design, access, lighting, listed buildings, trees, conservation areas are just some of the things to consider when making a planning application.