Find out whether your property needs listed building consent or whether it is in a conservation area.
Find out whether your property needs listed building consent or whether it is...
Did you know that not all building projects require planning permission? Find out what planning permission is and read examples of when this is needed.
Did you know that not all building projects require planning permission? Find...
Other factors to consider before starting your building project.
Find out about factors that may affect your property when applying for planning permission such as Conservation Areas, Restricted Development Areas & TPOs
Find out about factors that may affect your property when applying for planni...
How we set our planning policies and how we decide planning applications.
If you are building a major development, an important aspect of the planning process is the urban design.
If you are building a major development, an important aspect of the planning ...
Register your interest in acquiring land for self build.
In the Planning Committee a number of major recent planning applications are discussed. Find out more about them here.
Find information about the Braintree and Tendring border Garden Communities as well as our timeline of work and progress updates
Highlight a brownfield site to the Council that you think could be considered for redevelopment.
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Site visit for Alumno Planning Inquiry starts at St Botolphs Church at 9.30am on Thursday 24th October 2019
Additional day for Alumno Planning Inquiry will be held on Wednesday 30th October 2019 at Colchester Town Hall; start time is 10:00 am.
Thinking of applying for housing development of under 10 units read here for information on changes to Developer Contributions
For more information on building control fees
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