This section will help you find out what permissions and approvals you need to apply for.
It's your responsibility to seek out approvals, permissions and consents.
Guidance on how to approach common householder projects.
Planning permission and building regulations approval are two separate things.
Some work does not require planning permission. Find out more.
You will need to apply for Listed Building Consent if your house is a listed building.
In a conservation area, demolition is subject to council planning control.
Work to trees covered by a Tree Preservation Order requires consent.
A list of other permissions you should also check before you start work.