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Planning permission

This advice applies to England

You can find information about how to apply for planning permission on the Planning Portal website - the government's online service for planning. You can use the tools and information on this site to find out about planning in your area and what development you can perform around your house.

To go to the Planning Portal, follow the links below:

The Portal's services also let you apply for planning permission electronically as well as submit and track an appeal online.

Help with Planning

Planning Aid provides free, independent and professional planning advice to community groups and individuals who can't afford to pay professional fees. Further information about eligibility and planning matters is available if you follow the links below:

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