Validation and Checklists
National Validation Criteria
This is mandatory information however the Local Validation criteria is set by us. A composite list of our local validation criteria and associated documents are attached.
Please note as from the 2nd November 2015 the following changes come into force see below.
Community Infrastructure Levy
The Government’s requires local councils to implement a Community Infrastructure Levy (CIL) for certain types of planning schemes.
As part of this implementation a Planning Application Additional Requirement form needs to be completed and submitted with each planning application, You can download the relevant form here
If you are submitting your planning application via the planning portal website, please upload your completed, saved, CIL Requirement Form in the Local Level requirements section of the document upload page, choosing the “CIL Questions” option from the document type dropdown list.
Planning applications received by us from Monday 2nd November 2015 that do not have this form accompanying the submission with be placed on hold awaiting the receipt of the completed form.
Administrative charges on invalid planning applications
Where additional information is required and not submitted, we will retain part of the submitted fee to off-set administration costs
Small-scale (fees upto £3,999) £30
Medium (fees £4,000-£9,999) £50
Large-scale (fees £10,000+) £150
Local Validation Criteria
We have prepared some simple validation checklists which will help you identify these criteria detailing what you need to include in your application.
Remember to also download and complete the equalities monitoring form below and submit it with your application.
List of Documents
Full Planning Permission -New Local Application requirements for Sustainable Drainage included
Listed Building Consent
Outline Application Forms -New Local Application requirements for Sustainable Drainage included
Lawful Development Certificates
Forms for making changes to a planning application
|Prior Notification Forms|
Last Updated : 29th October 2015