Planning - download forms, leaflets & advice
Information and Forms to Download.
You can download a copy of the following publications free of charge in Adobe Acrobat .PDF format:
Planning fees and charges
Pre-Application Advice please read the advice sheet for guidance on fee categories, prior to completing this form
Householder Planning Applications
Not sure of the type of plans you need to provide?
Full Planning Applications
Application for approval of details reserved by condition
Notification of a proposed larger home extension - establishing whether Prior Approval is required
Application for a new planning permission to replace an extant planning permission, in order to extend the time limit for implementation.
Application for replacement of associated listed building and/or conservation area consents in order to extend the time limit for implementation
Notice 1 [185kb] - must be completed if either a Certificate B or C is declared on an application for Planning Permission.
Notice 2 [185kb] - must be completed for publication in local newspaper if either Certificate C or D is declared on an application for Planning Permission.
Lawful Development Certificates
In the case of a listed building, consent is generally required before you can undertake any structural maintenance and/or alteration works.
An application for Planning Permission may also be required if the scale and /or location of planned works is beyond permitted limits. These limits apply to all buildings whether unlisted or not. View guidance notes.
Parking Standards - Design and Good Practice - September 2009
Planning Information leaflets
The Local Development Scheme (LDS)
Planning Policy - The Development Plan
The Local Development Framework (LDF)
The LDF documents have not yet been published - see LDF for further information
see also: Local Plan - Evidence Base
Current Local Planning Policy
Hard copies of the above documents are available at £20.00 each, price includes Alterations and Proposals maps
Supplementary Planning Guidance (SPG)
Other local planning policy guidance
Land contamination guidance
Pollution Control - Contaminated Land - Technical Guidance for Applicants and Developers
Sustainable Construction [1Mb] - Simple ways to make it happen
Links to planning publications from external agencies
From Historic England
- Planning Portal - Interactive guidance for householders
- GOV.UK - A Farmer’s Guide to the Planning System
- GOV.UK - Outdoor advertisements and signs: a guide for advertisers
- Planning Portal - Satellite,TV and Radio Antenna Planning Permission
- Plain English guide to the Planning System
From the Planning Inspectorate
- Making your Enforcement Appeal
- Guide to taking part in Enforcement Appeals
- Guide to Making Your Lawful Development Certificate Application or Appeal
- Making your Enforcement Appeal
- Making Your Planning Appea
- Planning Portal - Guide to Taking Part in Planning Appeals
Hard copies of some documents can be purchased
Printed hard copies of some documents can be purchased from Planning Services. Please send your order plus a cheque made payable to BASILDON BOROUGH COUNCIL for the full amount to Planning Services at the following address:
The Basildon Centre
St Martin's Square
Telephone: 01268 294748