The Planning Inspectorate offers a service for applicants at the Pre-application stage of the Planning Act 2008 process.

The service is free and is designed to help applicants in planning and carrying out their Pre-application duties. See our short introduction on the service from the Planning Inspectorate’s former Director of Major Casework, Mark Southgate.

View a text only version of the Pre-application service for applicants video

Prospectus for applicants

The prospectus sets out the Planning Inspectorate’s service for applicants at the Pre-application stage of the Planning Act 2008 process.

If you are interested in finding out more about the service, contact us.