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Full planning permission with advertisement

Check what information you need to include with this type of application below.

Check the national requirements on the Planning Portal

Local requirements

You must submit drawings and information which describe the project, including:

  • drawings showing:
    • the size of the advertisement
    • the siting of the advertisement
    • the materials involved
    • how far out the advertisement will project
    • lighting details
  • existing and proposed floor plans 
  • existing and proposed site sections
  • finished floor and site levels 
  • roof plans
  • street scene drawing to show how the project could affect adjacent buildings (including spot heights and ground levels)
  • plans of other structures on the land (ancillary structures) such as a bin store, cycle store, or combined heat and power unit 
  • existing and proposed elevations

All plans need to show key dimensions of all new works. Give the external height, width and depth on your elevations and floor plans. Please submit drawings at 1:50 or 1:100 scale, except the street scene drawing which should be 1:100 or 1:200 scale. You also need to include a scale bar which refers to the paper size, for example: 1:100 on A3.

You may also need to send us the following information:

If your project will take place in a Neighbourhood Plan area we may require more details. If you are unsure how a Neighbourhood Plan affects your application, contact or call us on 01483 505050.