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Apply for Planning Permission

You can apply for planning permission using our online portal by downloading and completing the relevant application forms.

Apply for planning permission online

You can apply for planning permission online by visiting the Planning Portal Website here.

Paper Application Forms

Paper copies of application forms can be downloaded from the Planning Portal Paper Form Choser

Planning Application Forms

In addition to the application forms, below you will find a checklist of documents that are required to be submitted with each type of application.   

Please Note: Failure to submit a completed application form, checklist and all documents required by the relevant checklist will result in your application being held up prior to registration. 

Application Forms   Checklists   Guidance
Householder Applications   Checklist   Guidance
Notice Under Article 6 of Application for Planning Permission for Householder Development        
Householder Extension Design Guide        
Full Planning Applications   Checklist   Guidance
Outline Applications   Checklist   Guidance
Applications for Reserved Matters and Removal or Variation of Conditions   Checklist   Guidance
Applications for Discharge of Condition                                                                                                        Checklist   Guidance
Conservation & Heritage Applications (Listed Buildings, Works to Trees and Hedgerow Removal)   Checklist   Guidance

Owners/Tenants Notification Form (required if you're applying to carry out works to a listed building that you do not own)

Display of Advertisement Applications   Checklist   Guidance
Lawful Development Certificate Applications   Checklist   Guidance
Prior Notifications (Residential,Telecom, Demolition, School, Agricultural or Forestry)   Checklist   Guidance
Prior Notifications - Site Notice/Proposed Demolition of Building         
Extension of Time Limit For Implementation   Checklist   Guidance
Application for Non-Material Amendment Following Grant of Permission   Checklist   Guidance
Other Useful Forms        

Building for Life Applicant Checklist 


Planning Application Fees 2014


Notice of Application to Owners if you apply for planning permission for land/property that you do not own you must notify the owners of you intentions.  

Design & Access Statement Guidance Note        

HOT Document v1.doc

HOT Document v2.doc

Application for the Modification or Discharge of Planning Obligations


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