How to apply for planning permission?
When extending when your home or building a new home, you may need to apply for planning permission.
Firstly you must apply to your local council’s planning authority to request planning permission.
- Find your local council here.
- Using the search bar, type the words “planning applications”.
- You will find guidance on whether or not you need planning permission and who to contact for pre-application advice. You will also find links to a householder’s guide to planning permission as well as permitted development rights available in English and Welsh.
- You can apply for planning permission online or download a standard form from your local authority website.
- Start your planning application here.