Submitting an application for development consent

Applicants are advised to contact the Planning Inspectorate before completing the form to ensure that electronic documentation is provided in the required manner. The Planning Inspectorate’s Advice Note Six: Preparation and submission of application documents provides more information in this regard.

The application form and guidance can be downloaded by clicking on the link below. Please note that guidance is also embedded in the application form itself.

Development consent application form (PDF 1 MB)  
Planning Act 2008 Application form guidance (Published by the Department for Communities and Local Government June 2013)