Get planning advice
We offer a range of advice services to help with your planning application.
We have made some changes to our planning service
- Get answers to simple queries about planning processes or checks (Planning Information Service).
- Get face-to-face advice at our offices on simple planning projects, provided that they are not a listed buildings, and a brief written summary (Duty Planner Standard Service).
- Get face-to-face advice at our offices on complex planning projects (including listed buildings) and a written summary (Duty Planner Complex Service).
- Come to a pre-application meeting and get detailed written advice (Pre-Application Advice Service).
- Get a dedicated planning officer assigned to your project and come to a series of design meetings for large-scale, comprehensive redevelopment schemes (Planning Performance Agreement Service).
- Get advice about a listed building from a conservation officer.
- Find out how to engage the local community before and during the application process.