How to apply for planning permission for your shed

Planning Permission for a Shed: What you need to apply?

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We’ve already looked at whether you need Planning Permission for your Shed in a previous post. (You can read it here.) Let’s say you do, there are some important documents you need to gather before you can go ahead and apply. Lucky for you, I’ve put together another short video explaining all, so grab a pen and paper and check it out… Video Chatter What do you need to apply for planning permission? Scale drawing Ordinance survey Site plan Supporting pictures You can gather of these things yourself, really easily. Scale Drawing The scale drawing is the elevations of your building. So, if you’re going for a shed, then you draw a scale picture of the front, back and sides. …

Does a shed need planning permission

Does a Shed Need Planning Permission? Video

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So you’re ready to buy a shed… great! But have you done your research and read our helpful blogs first? There are many things to consider before you go ahead with your purchase, and one question I’m often asked is, “Do I need planning permission for a Shed?”. It’s a great question and one I answer in this short video… Video Chatter One of the most common questions I’m asked on a daily basis is, “Does my shed require planning permission?”. The straight out answer is, it depends. There are nine different things that planning will ask of you, and if you answer no to all of them, then you don’t need planning permission. They start off with generic things …

Do you Need Planning Permission for a Shed?

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More often than not, do I need planning permission for my Shed, is one of the first questions a customer will ask me. And my answer is always… It depends. I’ve been submitting planning applications longer than I’ve been applying mascara. So my quick 9 principle should do the trick when figuring it out for yourself. In accordance to planning law a permitted development is one that answers NO to all of these questions. Is your Shed for; Business Use?! – If you’re running a multi-million pound empire from your garden shed, the council will want to know about it. They love a bit of business rate action on that kind of thing. Is your Shed going to be; Outwith …

Does a Shed need a Building Warrant?

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We’re often asked about Planning Permission for sheds, but equally important is whether or not you need a Building Warrant. What’s the difference? Firstly, Building Control is a completely different entity from your local councils Planning and Development department. Planning permission is needed when separate criteria’s are not met, see: Do you need Planning Permission for a Shed?. Planning is to do with aesthetics; will your development have an impact on the surrounding area? Neighbours, environment and in some cases the look of the street/area you live in. Building Standards/Regulations is primarily to do with the structure of the build. Depending on size; is the buildings structure safe and suitable for the loads and variant elements it may endure. If …