Guidance and Advice

Making a planning application is a very complex process. The following areas will provide links to sources of advice and guidance.

Check If You Need Planning Permission

How and where to see if you need to make a planning application.

Enforcement, Appeals and Objections

Includes how to appeal against a planning decisions or enforcement order.

How to Make a Planning Application

What you need, and how to submit an application for planning permission.

How the Planning Application Process Works

A summary of the steps from making a planning application through to getting planning permission.

Naming and numbering

Information on naming and numbering considerations

Planning Advice Service

Details of this service, when to use it and how much it costs.