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Repairs, planning and building regulations

Changes to planning regulations for homeowners

From 1 October 2008, most homeowners won’t need planning permission to extend their homes while other common building projects should be approved more easily

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Local council services online

Report a faulty street light, find school term dates and more...

Save energy

Grab a grant and improve the efficiency of your home

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