Some alterations to your home might not require planning permission and could be carried out as a permitted development if they satisfy certain limits and conditions. These include:
- hard surfaces/decking
- boundary treatments
- other specific works
You will need to use the planning portal's interactive guidance for householders to find out if you need to apply for planning permission:
If you do not require planning permission you might wish to apply for a Lawful Development Certificate under Permitted Development.
If you are still unsure about whether you need to apply for planning permission, call the Planning Department on 01902 556026.