Making a planning application

Planning application forms and guidance documents

For each type of planning application, the following information is available: 
  • Application form 
  • Guidance notes
  • Fee information
  • Validation Checklist  
Select the right application from the list below: 

Householder Applications 

These include:

  • Planning permission for works or extension to a dwelling 
  • Planning permission for works or extension to a dwelling and conservation area consent
  • Planning permission for works or extension to a dwelling. Also, consent for alterations, extension or demolition of a listed building 

Full Planning Permission Applications 

These include:

  • Full planning permission 
  • Planning permission and conservation area consent for demolition in a conservation area 
  • Planning permission and listed building consent for alterations, extension or demolition of a listed building 
  • Planning permission and consent to display an advertisement(s) 

Outline Permission Applications  

These include:

  • Outline planning permission with SOME matters reserved 
  • Outline planning permission with ALL matters reserved 

Applications For Reserved Matters And Removal Or Variation Of Conditions 

These include:

  • Approval of reserved matters following outline approval 
  • Removal or variation of condition following grant of planning permission
  • Approval of details reserved by a condition (Discharge of Condition)

Conservation area consent (only), listed building consent (only) and with advertisement consent 

These include:

  • Application for conservation area consent for demolition in a conservation area 
  • Application for listed building consent for alterations, extension or demolition of a listed building   

Trees and hedgerows 

These include:

  • Application for tree works: Works to Trees Subject to a Tree Preservation Order (TPO) and/or Notification of Proposed Works to Trees in Conservation Areas (CA)
  • Application for Hedgerow Removal Notice 

Lawful development certificate applications 

These include:

  • Application for Lawful Development Certificate for an existing use or operation or activity including those in breach of a planning condition 
  • Application for a Lawful Development Certificate for a proposed use or development 

Proposed agricultural or forestry development 

  • Proposed building 
  • Proposed road
  • Excavation/waste material
  • Proposed fish tank (cage) 

Other application types 

  • Prior notification of proposed developments in respect of permitted development by telecommunications code systems operators 
  • Prior notification of proposed demolition 
  • Non-material amendment following a grant of planning permission 
  • Advertisement Consent
  • Notification Forms
  • Prior Approval Forms
  • Application to discharge or modify conditions on an S106 Obligation

Reading the documents 

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Planning and Enforcement

Please leave a message on the answerphone and an officer will return your call as soon as possible. Messages are usually picked up twice a day.

Planning and Building Control,
Town Hall,
Market Street,
Nelson,
Lancs,
BB9 7LG

Tel: 01282 661333