Apply for planning permission

If you have looked at  do I need planning permission (external link) but are still confused you can apply for a lawful development certificate.

When you are ready to submit a planning application you can do this online through the Planning Portal (external link).

Before you apply

Take advantage of our pre-application advice service so you can get 'in-principle' feedback before you submit a planning application. This helps you to avoid delays and submit a successful proposal.

Using the Planning Portal

Here's what you will need to do:

Getting help with the Planning Portal

Unfortunately the council can't help you use the Planning Portal system. If you have difficulties when using the portal:

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