Make a planning application

2. Pre-Application Advice

We offer planning advice to anyone thinking of making a planning application.  This service allows us to explore the aims, issues and opportunities for a given site with you. Early engagement with us can reduce risk, speed up your process and help you get maximum value from the opportunity. 

The Planning Practice Guidance website sets out the process and expectations on pre-application discussion.

If you would like to pre-application advice please forward a query to:

Pre-application advice is a chargeable service. The fee depends on the type of development proposed and whether you require any technical advice, such as relating to drainage, ecology or archaeology

There is a charge for this service and a full list of Council Fees and Charges can be found here

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Last updated: 27 March 2020

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