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Water supply issues in the GU1, GU2, GU4 and GU5 areas

Thames Water has reported residents in postcode areas GU1, GU2, GU4 and GU5 could be experiencing water supply issues. This is due to a power outage across the area. All sites are now back online but customers may still temporarily experience no water or low pressure. 

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Apply for planning permission


We're receiving a high volume of planning applications and enquiries. 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're working hard to reduce the backlog. You can find out about the improvements we've made to our planning performance. Thank you for your patience. 

You can make your planning application using the Planning Portal. Make sure you register an account when you make your application. You cannot track or make changes to your application without making an account.

Due to coronavirus restrictions, we cannot always conduct site inspections at present. If your application requires a site inspection, our decision making process may be delayed.

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The Planning Portal does not support some types of application. You can download the forms for these below: 

Prior Notifications:

Prior notification of a change of use of a building and land within its curtilage under Part 3 form (PDF) [182KB]

Notification for change of use from storage distribution buildings to dwelling (PDF) [248KB]

Approval of Details reserved by a condition

Receipt of discharge of conditions material samples form (PDF) [135KB]

Modification or discharge of a planning obligation:

Modification or Discharge of Planning Obligations Form (PDF) [1MB]

Modification or Discharge of Planning Obligations Notifications and Certificates Part 1 (PDF) [122KB]

Modification or Discharge of Planning Obligations Notifications and Certificates Part 2 (PDF) [126KB]