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 applications|View and have your say on current applications.



Building regulations|Find 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 structure|Inform 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| Demolitions|Planning permission|Planning appeals|