Is it worth doing a pre-application planning advice?
It is worth seeking pre-application advice, though, for larger schemes, for complicated proposals where you really need a steer from a case officer or where the application is sensitive and you would like a discussion with the case officer before it is made public through the formal application process.
What should be included in pre-application advice?
- Verify the list of local requirements each planning authority can require, read more about local and national requirements.
- Reduce the likelihood of submitting invalid applications.
- Help you understand how planning policies and other requirements affect your proposals.
How long does planning permission take Guildford?
It may take longer than the statutory 8 or 13 weeks to determine your application. When applying for permission and planning works, you will need to factor this in. We may contact you to extend the time to deal with your application. We are working hard to reduce the backlog as soon as possible.
How do I contact Guildford planning?
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How long does a pre-application take?
The timescale for pre-application advice is usually between two to six weeks. The actual planning application process is a minimum of eight weeks after this, so the additional delay could be frustrating if you’re keen to get moving.
Can you object to a pre-planning application?
Anyone can comment on a planning application even if you do not live near to the application site. Comments can be submitted up until the date of decision. Any comment received before the decision date will be reviewed by the case officer.
How long does Pre-App Advice take?
How long does a pre-app take?
They can range from as little as a week or 10 days right up to several months, in the worst cases. A pre-app response is usually given in the form of a letter, but it could simply comprise notes taken at a face-to-face consultation.
How long does planning permission take Surrey?
The period is 16 weeks if any type of application is accompanied by an environmental statement. In practice, it is recognised by planning authorities and developers alike that some proposals are more complex and will take longer to process.
How long does planning permission take Surrey Heath?
The period of determination for the majority of applications is 8 weeks from receipt of a valid application but some applications may take longer than this including major developments (typically 13 weeks).
How do I speak to someone at Guildford Council?
Guildford Borough Council
- Visit Contact Page.
- Call Customer Service Centre on 01483 50 50 50.
- Email Customer Services on [email protected].
- Visit Homepage.
How long does Pre App Advice take?
How long does it take to get a pre-planning meeting?
Major developments Should a pre-planning enquiry for a major proposal be submitted and a meeting requested, it would be the intention of the planning authority that this meeting will be held no later than 1 month from date of request.
What is the difference between Outline planning and pre application?
The difference between the two types of planning lies in what approval they grant and how detailed your application will be. Outline permission gives consent in principle to your development. An outline planning application indicates what you’re planning, but that doesn’t mean it’s scant.
How long does a council have to respond to a planning application?
Parish and town councils have 21 days from the date they were notified to make an official comment. Local planning authorities will either approve the application, sometimes with conditions or obligations, or refuse it. In either case, the authority must give reasons for its decision.
Can I render my house under permitted development?
There are many changes that fall under the bracket of a permitted development, which means that planning permisison isn’t required. Of these changes, rendering and cladding a property is generally considered a permitted development, so it’s allowed.
What council does Chobham come under?
Chobham is a civic parish, the first tier of local government, and the Parish Council has its own distinct responsibilities, whilst working closely with Surrey Heath Borough Council and Surrey County Council.
What council covers Guildford?
Guildford Borough Council
Guildford Home Page – Guildford Borough Council.