Planning application forms

Checklists should be read in conjunction with the new Local Information Requirements List

Any application for new dwellings outside of the urban area (as defined by Policies CS17 and AL2) will be expected to be accompanied by an Infrastructure Delivery Statement.

Householder applications

These forms are for householders who wish to seek permission for an extension, conservatory, porch, dormer windows, garage, outbuilding, walls, and alterations to access. These forms cannot be used for flats or non-residential premises.

Please note: there are versions of this form with additional Listed Building Consent or Relevant Demolition in a Conservation Area, if applicable

1. Householder application for planning permission for works or extension to a dwelling

2. Householder application for planning permission for works or extension to a dwelling and relevant demolition in a Conservation Area

3. Householder application for planning permission for works or extension to a dwelling and listed building consent

Applications for full planning permission

These forms are for applicants who wish to seek permission for new buildings, change of use, property extensions, and creation of flats.
Please note; there are versions of this form with additional Listed Building Consent, Relevant Demolition in a Conservation Area, or Advertisement Consent, if applicable.

4. Application for planning permission

5. Application for planning permission and relevant demolition of an unlisted building in a conservation area

6. Application for planning permission and listed building consent for alterations, extension or demolition of a listed building

7. Application for planning permission and consent to display advertisement(s)

Applications for outline permission

These forms can be used for outline planning permission, to obtain approval for the principle of a development

8. Application for outline planning permission with some matters reserved

9. Application for outline planning permission with all matters reserved

Applications for reserved matters

This form is used for approval of matters not included within the outline permission.

10. Application for approval of reserved matters following outline approval

Applications pertaining to conditions following grant of planning permission

These applications are to vary or remove a condition or to discharge one or more conditions following a grant of planning permission.

11. Application for removal or variation of a condition following grant of planning permission

12. Application for approval of details reserved by condition (discharge of conditions)

Relevant demolition in a Conservation Area (only) or Listed Building Consent (only)

This form is for applicants who wish to seek consent for interior or exterior alterations to Listed Buildings or relevant demolition of an unlisted building in a Conservation Area.

These application forms relate solely to those activities which DO NOT include development requiring further planning permission, if this is the case, please use the joint application form as applicable.

13. Application for relevant demolition in a conservation area

14. Application for listed building consent for alterations, extension or demolition of a listed building

Application for tree works

This form is for consent for works to trees subject to a Tree Preservation Order (TPO) and/or notification of proposed works to trees in conservation areas

15. Application for tree works: works to trees subject to a preservation order (TPO) and/or notification of proposed works to trees in conservation areas (CA)

Advertisement consent only

This form is for permission to display advert signs/banners on a property or in the street.
Please note: there is a version of this form which covers joint advertisement consent and full planning permission if applicable (see No 7 above).

16. Application for consent to display an advertisement(s)

Lawful development certificate applications

There are two types:  Existing Use or Proposed Use
These applications are to ascertain whether the use is, or would be, lawful for planning control purposes.
 
17. Application for a Lawful Development Certificate for an existing use or operation or activity including those in breach of a planning condition

18. Application for a Lawful Development Certificate for a proposed use or development

19. Application for a Lawful Development Certificate for proposed works to a listed building

Prior notification and prior approval

These forms are for determination to see if the Authority's prior approval of certain details is required or to give prior notification.

20. Prior notification of a proposed larger home extension

21. Prior notification of a proposed change of use from office (B1) to dwelling(s)

22. Prior approval of a proposed change of use from retail (A1 or A2) to dwelling(s)

23. Prior approval of a proposed change of use to state funded school

24. Prior approval of a proposed change of use of agricultural building to a flexible use

25. Prior approval of a proposed change of use of agricultural building to residential

26. Prior approval of a proposed change of use of agricultural building to school or nursery

27. Prior notification of proposed agricultural or forestry development - Proposed building

28. Application for prior notification of proposed agricultural or forestry development - Proposed road

29. Application for prior notification of agricultural or forestry development - Excavation/waste material

30. Application for prior notification of proposed agricultural or forestry development - Proposed fish tank (cage)

31. Application for prior notification of proposed development by telecommunications code system operators

32. Application for prior notification of proposed demolition

Other application types

33. Application for hedgerow removal notice

34. Extension of Time Limit for Implementation of Planning Permission - Only applies to applicants that were permitted before 1 October 2010 and which have not expired

35. Application for a Non-material Amendment following a Grant of Planning Permission

36. Application for Variation to a S106 Agreement

Other application types are available. Please download the forms directly from the Planning Portal.