Home extensions

To check if your proposed extension requires planning permission please see our Permitted Development page. Further detailed guidance reflecting increases to the size limits for single-storey rear extensions which apply between 30 May 2013 and 30 May 2016, and the associated neighbour consultation scheme can be found on the Planning Portal - extensions advice page.

In addition to the policies contained in the Local Plan the Council has adopted a Icon for pdf Supplementary Planning Document (SPD) relating to home extensions [949.99KB].

Applications should comply with the policies contained in the Local Plan policies and those contained in the SPD.
 

Householder application forms

Householder Application for planning permission for works or extension to a dwelling

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Icon for pdf Guidance [71.4KB]

Householder Application for planning permission for works or extension to a dwelling and listed building consent for alterations, extension or demolition of a listed building

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Householder Application for Planning Permission for works or extension to a dwelling and for relevant demolition of an unlisted building in a conservation area

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