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Get advice on your planning application

Please note on the 10th December 2020 Cabinet agreed to introduce fees for Pre-application advice. It is anticipated that formal charging will commence before the end of January 2021. This can help to identify issues with your application or when you might need to get specialist advice. It can help us to make a decision more quickly once you submit an application.

Request pre-application advice

Or you can email your request to

Within 21 working days of receiving all the relevant information we can advise you on:

  • the merits of the proposed development and how acceptable it might be
  • the relevant policies that will be used to assess your proposal
  • documents that you need to submit with your application