If you're interested in building your own home or have land available to do so, check out our Self-Build Register.
How to make, search and track planning applications, plus advice, guidance and more.
Find out if you need planning permission, how to make an application and how to apply online
Get up-to-date information on planning applications and see how an application is progressing
Current and previous planning applications in your neighbourhood
Information about building regulations and online forms
What happens when building work is carried out without planning permission
Find information on protected trees, listed buildings and conservation areas
How to name a street or property
Land charge searches are carried out when buying a property or piece of land, to see if restrictions affect the land or property.
Information on how contributions from developers are secured to support development