Check if you need planning permission before starting any work or if your project falls under permitted development rules.
How to submit an application, things you need to include, fees, the planning process, and how to appeal a decision.
Search and comment on planning applications, track the progress of an application and view our weekly list of received applications.
Tree Preservation Orders, high hedge disputes and getting planning consent if you live in a listed building or conservation area.
Building regulations apply to most building work even if you don't need planning permission.
How to report unauthorised development and how to appeal if you've been issued with an enforcement notice.
Get in touch if you are converting a single dwelling into flats or building a new development.
Local plan documents are in place to influence planning decisions across the city.