Apply for planning permission - householders
Do I need to apply for planning permission?
Not all work will require planning permission. You can check
the interactive guide on the Planning Portal to see what does
and doesn't need planning permission. If your property is a
listed building you must also apply for listed building
consent. Planning permission may also be needed if your
property lies within a Conservation area.
How to apply for planning permission
You need to apply for planning permission through the Planning
Advice and charges
If you need to apply for planning permission and require some
advice find out how much it costs and how to access it - pre-application advice and charges.
What to do if you don't need planning permission
You can apply for a certificate which is a legally binding
document that protects all parties and can be relied upon when
conducting property searches. There are 2 types of
- Apply for a lawful development certificate
(Proposed) - this will confirm whether or not your
proposal requires planning permission.
- Apply for lawful development certificate
(Existing) - this will confirm whether or not
planning permission was required for work which has taken