Request local development pre-application advice

Before applying for planning permission, you can use this form to request pre-application advice on your local development proposal.

In order to complete the form you will need to upload some supporting information. This includes:

  • an ordnance survey based location plan outlined in red (scale preferable, 1:2500 or 1:1250)
  • a site plan (dimensions or scale preferable to 1:500 or 1:200) that must include a north point and details of access to the public road and drainage provision, if applicable

You can also upload additional information to support your request but they aren’t needed to complete your submission:

  • an ordnance survey based location plan which outlines additional land owned in blue
  • proposed development layout plan and site sections
  • elevational drawings
  • photographs of the site
  • a design statement

Delays may occur if essential information is missing from your request. Invalid requests that don’t meet the minimum requirements will not be progressed unless all the requested information has been submitted.

View planning applications privacy notice (pdf 48.2KB) to find out what we do with your data.

Applicant details


Development details
Including postcode and grid reference, if possible
For example, owner, occupier, prospective purchaser
Please provide as much detail as possible














Upload drawings and additional information
Please fill out this box with any other additional information that may support your request