Written confirmation whether planning permission is necessary can be gained from the Council. This is not the same as a ‘Lawful Development Certificate’, which will undertake a formal process, but could be used as an informal alternative.
How to apply:
In order to request the permitted development confirmation the following information is required:
What will be provided
An assessment of the proposed works against the General Permitted Development Order; and written letter confirming whether planning permission is required, and setting out the parameters for development.