Planning Application Forms

If you do not know which form you need for your application, please contact the Validation Team in the Planning Department. The Team can be contacted using our main council contact details.

Did you know you can submit your application to us electronically online? This could save you time and money. To do this you should visit the Planning portal

If you need to serve notice on a tenant or property/land owner then you should use the Ownership Certificates.

  1APP Application Forms

Helpful Notes

National Guidance NotesLocal Guidance Notes
 Householder Application For   
Planning Permission for works or extension to a dwellingYIcon for pdf Y [477.7KB]N
Planning Permission for works or extension to a dwelling and for relevant demolition of an unlisted building in a conservation areaY N
3Planning Permission for works or extension to a dwelling and listed Building ContentYIcon for pdf Y [151.67KB]N
 
 Application for - Planning Permission   
4Planning PermissionYIcon for pdf Y [416.9KB]N
5Outline Planning Permission with Some Matters ReservedYIcon for pdf Y [488.28KB]N
6Outline Planning Permission with All Matters ReservedYIcon for pdf Y [482.45KB]N
 
7Planning Permission and for relevant demolition of an unlisted building in a conservation areaY N
8Planning Permission and Listed Building Content for Alterations Extension or Demolition of a Listed BuildingYIcon for pdf Y [467.01KB]N
9Planning Permission and Consent to Display an AdvertisementYIcon for pdf Y [466.72KB]N
 
 Application for - Miscellaneous   
10Planning permission for relevant demolition in a conservation areaY N
11Listed Building Consent Alterations Extension or Demolition of a Listed BuildingYIcon for pdf Y [456.52KB]N
12Consent to Display an AdvertisementYIcon for pdf Y [455.69KB]N
13Hedgerow Removal NoticeYIcon for pdf Y [455.26KB]N
 
14Approval of Reserved Matters following outline approvalYIcon for pdf Y [456.37KB]N
15Removal or variation of a condition following grant of planning permissionYIcon for pdf Y [464.55KB]N
16Approval of Details Reserved by ConditionYIcon for pdf Y [55.39KB]N
17Tree works, works to trees subject to a preservation order (TPO) and work to a tree in a CAYIcon for pdf Y [103.64KB]N
18Permission in Principle  N
 
 Lawful Development Certificate for   
19An existing use or operation or activity and those in breach of a planning conditionYIcon for pdf Y [455.49KB]N
20A Proposed Use or DevelopmentYNN
21Certificate of Lawfulness of Proposed Works to a Listed Building  N
 
 Prior Notification of   
22Proposed Agricultural or Forestry Development - Proposed BuildingYIcon for pdf Y [466.94KB]N
23Proposed Agricultural or Forestry Development - Proposed RoadYIcon for pdf Y [455.05KB]N
24Proposed Agricultural or Forestry Development - Excavation Waste MaterialYIcon for pdf Y [455.1KB]N
25Proposed Agricultural or Forestry Development - Proposed Fish Tank CageYIcon for pdf Y [455.11KB]N
26Proposed development in respect of permitted dev by telecommunications code systems operatorsY N
27Proposed DemolitionYIcon for pdf Y [455.19KB]N
28Proposed Larger Home ExtensionY N
29Notification of a Proposed Change Notification of a Proposed Change of Use to Dwellings(s)  N
30Prior Approval of Proposed Change of Use to State Funded School  N
31Prior Approval of Proposed Change of Use of Agricultural Building to a flexible use within Shops, Financial and Professional Services, Restaurants and Cafes, Business, Storage or Distribution, Hotels, or Assembly or Leisure  N
32Prior Approval of proposed Change of Use of Agricultural Building to a State-Funded School* or Registered Nursery  N
33Prior Approval of proposed Change of Use of Agricultural Building to a Dwellinghouse (Use Class C3)  N
34Prior Approval of proposed Change of Use of a building from a Retail Use (Use Class A1 or A2) or a Mixed Retail and Residential Use to a use falling within Use Class C3 (Dwellinghouse)  N
35Prior Approval for a Change Of Use from Storage or Distribution Buildings (Class B8) and any land within its curtilage to Dwellinghouses (Class C3)  N
36Prior Approval for a Change of Use from Amusement Arcades/Centres and Casinos, (Sui Generis Uses) and any land within its curtilage to Dwellinghouses (Class C3)  N
37Prior Approval for a Change of Use from Shops (Class A1), Financial and Professional Services (Class A2), Betting Offices, Pay Day Loan Shops and Casinos (Sui Generis Uses) to Restaurants and Cafés (Class A3)  N
38Prior Approval for a Change of Use from Shops (Class A1) and Financial and Professional Services (Class A2), Betting Offices, Pay Day Loan Shops (Sui Generis Uses) to Assembly and Leisure Uses (Class D2)  N
39Prior Approval for a Development Consisting of the Erection or Construction of a Collection Facility within the Curtilage of a Shop  N
40Prior Approval for the Temporary Use of Buildings or Land for the Purpose of Commercial Film-Making and the Associated Temporary Structures, Works, Plant or Machinery required in Connection with that Use  N
41Prior Approval for the Installation, Alteration or Replacement of other Solar Photovoltaics (PV) equipment on the Roofs of Non-domestic Buildings, up to a Capacity of 1 Megawatt  N
42prior approval light_industrial to dwelling houses  N
43Prior Approval for development consisting of the provision of temporary school buildings  N
 
 New forms - effective from 1st October 2009   
We have 28 days to deal with non-material amendments.
We have 8 weeks to deal with the renewal of a time limit, or 13 weeks if it was a major application.
44Non-Material Amendments to an Existing PermissionYIcon for pdf Y [24.5KB]N
45

Icon for pdf Extinguishment or diversion of a public right of way under Town and Country Planning Act 1990 [45.84KB]

Icon for pdf Extinguishment or diversion of a public right of way under the Highways Act 1980 [45.72KB]

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You will require Ordnance Survey style maps for your application. These are available from a number of different places, for example directly from Ordnance Survey. The company listed below can also provide you with them:

Maps
John E Wright & Co. Ltd.
(+44) (0)1158 225212