Do I need Planning Permission?
Do I Need Planning Permission?
Permitted development rights enable you to make certain changes without formal planning permission.
Legislation allowing larger single-storey rear extensions to be built under permitted development rules came into force on 30 May 2013.
The new size limits are subject to a neighbour consultation scheme.
Get the latest advice from the Planning Portal or use the link below.
The Council encourages the use of our pre-application advice service.
It is your responsibility for seeking, or not seeking, planning permission. If required, planning permission must be granted before any work begins or you may be liable to enforcement action.
Central Government website with current information. You can get online guidance and make your planning application online at the Planning Portal.
Individual Validation Checklists for different application types.
Complete set of validation checklists in a zipfile. Do not download this unless you are an agent making multiple types of application.
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