SELF BUILD

WHERE SHOULD I START? There’s no exact starting point. However, the Self Build Portal’s ‘NEED-A-PLOT‘ tool is a good place to begin. By placing your noticeboard on the interactive ‘Need-a-Plot’ map, detailing what kind of plot you...

Permitted development

An extension or addition to your house is considered to be permitted development, not requiring an application for planning permission, subject to the following limits and conditions: No more than half the area of land around the “original house”* would be...