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Welcome to the Planning Portal - the government's online service for planning.
You can use the tools and information on this site to find out about planning in your area and what development you can perform around your house.
The Portal's services also let you apply for planning permission electronically as well as submit and track an appeal online.
Permitted development changes
Guidance on the new permitted development regime for non-domestic buildings which came into force on 6 April 2010 in England can now be downloaded from the Planning Portal. Access the guidance [PDF]
Explore our interactive guides for planning and building regulations information on many common household projects.
Learn how you can reduce your energy costs.
Project-led guidance for householders on building work and developments.
Use this service to create a site location plan to support your planning application.
Learn about the planning system and apply online.
Learn how building regulations affect you and your surroundings.
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