Inspiration and advice for your building project
From Permitted Development to Paragraph 55 – and everything in between – maximise your chances of getting approval
Planning consultant Ken Dijksman explains how to play the planning game including the process, the rules, the politics and much more.
Sally Tagg answers your questions on a variety of planning issues.
We explain in simple terms what you can, and can't, do under Permitted Development.
Sally Tagg explains the many home improvement projects you can undertake within your home’s Permitted Development rights.
A detailed look at the Party Wall Act including how to approach your neighbours, how it can affect your renovation plans and your readers' questions answered.
The implications of designing a home in these areas and how to carefully plan your application
The latest changes to the Community Infrastructure Levy are good news for self builders
A detailed guide to planning consultants. Includes what planning consultants do, when you might need one, how to find a good one and more.
The questions, and answers, from our Facebook Q&A on planning permission with resident planning expert Sally Tagg.