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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PlanningFind out if you need permission or approval for certain works.


Planning adviceWe can provide advice on planning issues.


Make a planning applicationSubmit an application for planning permission.



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


Local authority searches Land charge searches are carried out when buying a property or piece of land to see if restrictions affect the land or property.


Local Development PlanThe LDP determines where new development will take place.



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