Planning and building regulations

Planning permission is needed to build on or change the use of land or buildings. Building regulations set standards for the design and construction of structures.

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Planning Find out if you need to apply for planning permission.


Make a planning application Submit an application for planning permission.


Search & comment on applicationsView and have your say on current applications.



Building regulationsFind out about the standards for the design and construction of buildings.


Local Development Plan (LDP)The LDP determines where new development will take place.


Report a dangerous structureInform us if you think that a building is unsafe.



Planning enforcement  Street naming and numbering Conservation areas Listed buildings Tree preservation orders
Planning advice Major infrastructure developments DemolitionsPlanning permissionPlanning appeals