If you are intending to carry out building work on your property, you may need to obtain planning permission first.

The information within this section will help you establish:

  • whether planning permission is required for various types of common residential and business projects
  • what type of application you will need to submit
  • what supporting documentation you will need to supply with it.


Please note that the information here is intended to be an introductory guide. It should not therefore not be taken as binding.

If you are in any doubt, contact planning advice and information to ensure that you have understood the situation properly.