Planning permission, applications and advice

Check if you need permission or approval for home improvements

Check if you need planning permission or building regulations approval before you start work on your property

Apply for planning permission

When you need planning permission, and how to apply for it

Check if you can work on a tree

Check if a tree is protected, or not, and what this means for your project

Trees and hedges guidance

Includes guidance on removing or working on trees, Tree Preservation Orders (TPOs), high hedges, issues with trees, and damage caused by trees.