This application should be used when planning permission and listed building consent is required.

The application should be used for:

• any works relating to a flat
• applications to change the number of dwellings (flat conversions, building a separate house in the garden)
• changes of use to part or all of the property to non-residential (including business) uses
• anything outside the garden of the property (including stables if in a separate paddock)

The following items are needed for all applications. Our additional information section provides a full definition and further information about each item on the list to help you complete your application. 

• Application form and ownership certificates
Fee
• Location plan (scale 1:2500 or 1:1250) with site outlined in red and any other land owned/controlled outlined in blue
• Block plan (scale 1:500) or site plan (scale 1:200) – if the proposal will alter an existing building footprint or create a new building footprint
• Site levels (scale 1:200) – if the proposal will lead to a change in the level of the land
• Floor plans – existing and proposed (scale 1:50 or 1:100) – if the proposal will create, alter or add to a floor
• Elevation drawings – existing and proposed (scale 1:50 or 1:100) – if the proposal will create, alter or add to a building
• Elevation drawings contextual – existing and proposed (scale 1:50 or 1:100)
• Cross section drawings through building – existing and proposed (scale 1:50 or 1:100) – if the proposal is for a new building
• Cross section drawings – proposed (scale 1:10 or 1:20) of surface treatment if the proposal is for a track or a horse-riding arena
• Design and access statement – see the additional information page for a list of proposals that do not require a statement
• Flood risk assessment – if the proposal falls within flood zone two or flood zone three or involves a site area of one hectare or more (in flood zones one, two or three)
• Heritage statement (including photographs and a schedule of works) – if the proposal is in a conservation area and/or will affect a Listed Building and/or will impact on another Heritage Asset
• Letter of justification from the relative’s doctor (or other appropriate person) – if the proposal relates to the creation of a dependent relative’s annexe
• Structural survey – if the proposal includes the conversion of an outbuilding or barn
• Surface water drainage report – if the proposal is in a critical drainage area
• Wildlife trigger list (and if required wildlife report)

Further information about this type of application is available on the Planning Portal or by contacting the planning team 01271 388288.