Planning and Building Control

  • Planning applications

    Includes guidance and advice, objections and enforcement, obligations for developers, and naming and numbering considerations.

  • Planning policies

    Includes Core Strategy and its partial review, supplementary guidance, and current and past consultations on policy making.

  • Heritage and conservation

    Includes conservation areas, listed buildings, protected trees and design & access statements.

  • Neighbourhood planning

    The Council has already made progress with a number of initiatives that will help to deliver localism and neighbourhood planning in the borough.

  • Building Control

    The Department of Building Control is responsible for ensuring the building work in the Royal Borough meets the standards of the building regulations.