Get Pre-application Guidance
- 1. Find out about your type of development >
There are three types of development, these are national, major and local. These clasifications depend on several factors, including the size, nature and location of your proposed development. Find out more about these here.
- 2. Find out about permitted development >
If you are planning to do small scale work on your property you may be entitled to permitted development. Follow some step by step guides to find out whether planning permission is required for your type of development.
- 3. Find out if you are in a conservation area or listed building >
If you are in a conservation area or your property is a listed building there are more stringent rules in place. If so, you may need to apply for consent in addition to any planning application that may be required. Find out more about this and apply for consent if required.
- 4. Get pre-application guidance from our planning officers >
Use our free service to contact our planning officers for pre-application advice.