Agricultural to Residential Use – How to secure PD Prior Approval

Under the 2015 General Permitted Development Order (GDPO) a right was provided (Schedule 2/Part3/Class Q) for farmers to convert agricultural buildings into residential dwellings. However, with most things in planning, the PD rules have seen quite a few changes and amendments over the years. Furthermore, what is and isn’t allowed under the PD Class Q […]

Prior Notification Submissions

What Are Prior Notification Submissions? There are certain permitted development rights for which you are required to submit a prior notification submission to your local development control department before those rights can be enacted. For instance, there is the Notification of a Proposed Larger Home Extension. There is also the Application for Prior Notification of […]