Find out if you need permission, what sort, and how to
View the status of, object to, and comment on planning
applications, decisions and appeals. Register to get updates as an
application or appeal progresses. Also view building
Find out how to appeal against a planning decision and take part
in the appeal process.
Check if building regulations apply and make an application.
A step by step guide to the process after an application has
Information on local planning policies and
To help you with your planning application you can contact us
for pre-application discussions.
Examples of common proposals and what's exempt.
Download approved documents and simple guides to help you meet
You need to notify us at certain stages of the building work so
we can inspect the work to check it complies before you continue
Find out about the borough's heritage and conservation projects
and apply for listed building consent and planning permission in
Find out about the improvements we're making to the borough.
Apply for works to a tree or search for tree preservation
Make an application and read about what you'll need to
If you think a building is dangerous report it and find out what
Sometimes work is started without relevant permission or
consent. We can investigate these cases and take action where clear
harm is being caused.