Planning Permission – Extensions

This guidance reflects increases to the size limits for single-storey rear extensions which apply between 30 May 2013 and 30 May 2016, and the associated neighbour consultation scheme. An extension or addition to your house is considered to be permitted development, not requiring an application for planning permission, subject to the following limits and conditions:.. read more →

Increased planning application fees

The government has increased planning application fees in England by 15 percent, which came into effect on Thursday 22 November 2012. Typically, the fee for enlarging, improving or altering an existing dwelling will now be £172 and the cost of obtaining outline planning permission for a dwelling will be £385. read more →

Recent changes to the National Planning Policy context

The release of the National Planning Policy Framework (NPPF) March 2012 promotes a presumption in favour of sustainable development, including :- approving development proposals that accord with the development plan without delay; and where the development plan is absent, silent or relevant policies are out‑of‑date, granting permission unless: any adverse impacts of doing so would.. read more →

New Website

Dieter Nelson Planning Consultancy have launch a brand new website. read more →