Demolition in a Conservation Area Application Checklist

In order for your application to be accepted as valid you need to comply with the National Requirements set out here, followed by information needed to meet the Council's Local Requirements for the validation of applications.

A more detailed description of each Local Requirement document is provided by clicking on the relevant links below and where relevant, thresholds have been set to identify in what circumstances the documents are required for validation purposes. 

The most effective way of submitting a planning application is to apply online using the Planning Portal.  This will save you the cost of printing and postage. 

National Requirements 

Application Form 

Site Location Plan  

A copy of other plans and drawings or information necessary to describe the subject of the application including: 

  • Site/Block plan of the site (e.g. at a scale of 1:200 or 1:500) showing any site boundaries 
  • Existing and proposed elevations (e.g. at a scale of 1:50 or 1:100) 

Ownership Certificate (A, B, C or D - as applicable) as required by planning regulations. 

Agricultural Holdings Certificate as required by planning regulations. 

In addition, where Ownership Certificates B, C or D have been completed, notice(s) as required by planning regulations must be given and/or published in accordance with the regulations. 

There is no fee for this application. 

All submitted plans must be to a recognised scale, plans that include the words 'Do Not Scale' will not be registered. 

Advice for hard copy applications - 

2 sets of paper documents need to be provided.  

General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) Check: 

To ensure your application is processed and validated quickly, please DO NOT INCLUDE SIGNATURES or any personal information that requires redacting within any of the plans or accompanying documents other than the application forms. 

If information of a personal nature needs to be submitted as a material consideration, please include this in a separate document clearly marked as such. 

Local Requirements 

Heritage Statement
Structural Survey