Providing the principles of development, informal advice over any planning issues is available from a planning officer, free of charge from Wellington Civic offices on an appointment basis.
This service is not available for development schemes of 10 dwellings or more or over 1,000 square metres.
How to apply
In order to request informal verbal planning advice, an appointment must be made with the duty planning officer at Wellington Civic Offices. You can make an appointment using our online booking system or by calling the Planning Contact Centre on 01952 380380 and providing the following information:
- details of the site;
- a description of the proposal;
- any key issues that should given to the planning officer before the meeting, in order to gain the most appropriate use of the time.
What will be provided
Verbal clarification of planning issues only without any internal consultation of technical specialists. This is limited to one appointment of up to 15 minutes.