Application for a Lawful Development Certificate for a Proposed use or development
In order for your application to be accepted as valid you need to comply with the National Requirements set out here.
A plan identifying the land to which the application relates drawn to an identified scale, e.g. 1:1250, and showing the direction of north. The application site should be edged clearly with a red line. A blue line should be drawn around any other land owned by the applicant, close to or adjoining the application site. Please refer to the Planning Portal Guidance on Site Location Plans. Site location plans can be purchased from the Planning Portal website. These can also be uploaded as part of the Planning Portal online planning application process.
Such evidence verifying the information included in the application as can be provided.
Such other information as is considered to be relevant to the application.
The appropriate fee
Submit a fully completed CIL Additional Information Requirement Form with your application if the proposal creates floorspace through a new building or conversion/change of use. Check the advice on completing the form.
All submitted plans must be to a recognised scale, plans that include the words “Do Not Scale” will not be registered.
PLEASE NOTE: Information provided on the application form and accompanying drawings and documents will be made available on the internet.
Advice for hard copy applications -
Only 1 set of paper documents needs to be provided for all applications except majors, where 2 copies will be required. Extra copies may be requested for large scale applications.
Last updated: 20 March 2018