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Do I Need Planning Permission?

Before you start your project you can find out if your proposal requires planning permission by visiting The Planning Portal.

The Planning Portal is a Government website offering a wide range of services and guidance on the planning system in England and Wales.

Find out if you need planning permission using The Planning Portal online now:

The key benefits of The Planning Portal are;

  • You can find out if you need planning permission before you start your project.
  • You can fully submit your planning application online.
  • You can pay for your application online.
  • Guides for common projects. 
  • Information on what your responsibilities will be.
  • Interactive guides to find information relevant to your project.
  • You can complete applications in your own time, the portal allows you to stop and come back to your application at another time.  

If you need written confirmation that your proposal does not need planning permission then you should apply for a Lawful Development Certification.

 

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