Make an online planning application

You may need planning permission from us to start your building or alteration work. Not all projects need planning permission. If you do need permission you will need to send an application to us and get our approval.

You may also need Building Regulations approval for building works or alteration. Please visit the Building Regulations and Control pages for details.

To avoid the risk of an invalid application through insufficient fee payment, please check with us before submitting any application.

Make an online planning application

Alternatively you can download application forms to apply in person or by post.

Wherever possible, please pay online using a debit or credit card. You will need to quote your reference number. If this is not available quote "postal/email application".

Pay planning application fee

Note: this form is not required if using the planning portal, as payment is taken when using that service. This form is only for applications emailed to