Frequently asked questions

What types of applications are there?

The application types cover a wide range of possible consents. You can also apply for more than one type of consent.

For example, you could apply for full planning permission and listed building consent or for full planning permission and consent for demolition in a conservation area.

You can find descriptions of each of these on the Planning Portal.

If you would like a detailed description of outline planning permission you can read Circular 11/95: Use of conditions in planning permission: Part 1 on the National Archives website.