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Apply for householder planning permission

To find out if you need householder planning permission and get advice before you apply use our pre- application advice service. We advise you do this to help ensure your application is complete and accurate first time.  

Prior to submitting a formal planning application please first ensure you have read and checked the Tyne and Wear validation checklist (PDF) [20KB] (opens new window)  along with Tyne and Wear Validation List (PDF) [930KB] (opens new window) as to the plans and information required.

Apply for planning permission

If you are ready to apply, use the Planning Portal. This option can save on time, printing and postal costs. 

You will be asked what type of permission you are applying for at step two.

Apply for planning permission

Find out what the planning fees will be using the Planning Portal calculator. (opens new window) 

Details of how to pay are listed on the Planning Portal.

Have you considered submitting your application online? By using the Planning Portal (opens new window),  your application will reach us in a more efficient and timely manner. Your application will be sent electronically from the Planning Portal to us, along with any associated documents and fees, reducing the time taken to process your application.


How to pay

The quickest and easiest way to pay is online.

However if you wish to make payment by BACS transfer you can email for the bank details.