Planning and building advice

Planning and building advice

The planning portal has a great deal of information covering a wide range of common household projects. The guidance covers both planning permission and building regulations.  Some projects require one or the other and projects will require both.

General information about whether you need planning permission

Guidance can also be found on a the most common of household projects here:

Extensions

Conservatories

Garage Conversions

Outbuildings

Loft Conversion

Wind Turbines

Windows

Patios and Driveways

Porches