Prior notification of agricultural or forestry development
Proposed building, road, excavation, waste material, fish tank or cage
This prior notification form should be used for proposals to carry out certain agricultural and forestry developments permitted under part six of The Town and Country Planning (General Permitted Development) (England) Order 2015.
We have 28 days to let the applicant know of our decision whether a full application is required or to inform the applicant of our decision to allow or refuse approval.
If works have already started then a prior notification application cannot be made, a full planning application will need to be submitted.
The size of your agricultural unit (in hectares) must be stated in section five of the application form (agricultural and forestry developments)
The following items are needed for all applications
• Application form
• Location plan (scale 1:2500 or 1:1250) with site outlined in red and land owned/agricultural holding 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
Further information about this type of application is available on the Planning Portal.