Apply for planning permission

What do I need to submit?

With any formal planning consent there are a number of plans/drawings which are required to be submitted

The Council has produced a checklist to assist householders in submitting this information.

 PDF icon to indicate a PDF file Householder and Certificate validation checklist

In addition with householder planning applications, additional information maybe required and this includes a simple flood risk assessment for those properties/sites within a Flood Zone

 PDF icon to indicate a PDF file Flood Risk Assessment 

You can check if your property is within a Flood Zone via our interactive mapping service.

Council's interactive mapping service

The validation document has further information on these matters.

 PDF icon to indicate a PDF file Validation document

All applicants are also advised to read the supplementary planning guidance before submitting an application

PDF icon to indicate a PDF file Householder Guide Supplementary Planning Guidance


Get in touch about planning

The quickest way to contact us is by using our online forms which are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. If you need to speak to us give us a call during office hours and talk to our Customer Services team who will be happy to help.