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Permitted development

Some work does not require planning permission.

If your plans do not fall under permitted development you will need to find out more about what permissions, consents and approvals you need.

Where to find help

Lawful development certificate

If you would like to formally clarify whether your proposal is permitted:

Interactive guide

An interactive guide on the Planning Portal will help you explore how to progress
common householder projects and whether you need permissions for them or not. You will need Flash to view these guides.