Residential extensions and paving of front gardens
The legislation on residential extensions and other minor works changed on 1st October 2008. Significant changes were made to the rules about the paving of front gardens. The attached checklist PDF, 269.59 KB will help you work out if planning permission is required.
- Further information is available from the Planning Portal and their Interactive House tool.
- View text of the current legislation PDF, 180.22 KB
- Guidance on the permeable surfacing of front gardens PDF, 522.46 KB
- Householder Permitted Development Mini-guides: porches, conservatories, extensions, loft conversions, outbuildings and satellite, TV and radio antenna