We provide "Pre-application Advice" (also known as a "Preliminary Enquiry") where we will provide you with site specific advice.
With early feedback we can help you improve the quality of your planning application and increase the likelihood of your application receiving approval.
We encourage early dialogue on all applications and will not enter into extended negotiations once an application has been registered.
Flawed applications which conflict with our adopted policies will be refused. Once we have provided our written advice to a preliminary enquiry, if you need further guidance, you will need to make a further request via the website and make the relevant payment.
This is an application for residential advice for:
One of the most common is "Householder". For example this covers:
Pre application is also available for commercial/industrial advice for:
This is residential advice for:
It is also commercial/industrial advice for:
Larger and quite complex planning applications would be handled through a Planning Performance Agreement (PPA). What's this?
Depending on the type of application you intend to submit, there may be additional documents that are required.
You may also be liable to planning obligations such as Section 106 agreements. What's this?