Planning and building control
Pre-application advice and planning enquiries. Apply, view and comment on planning applications online.
Conservation, listed buildings, trees and hedgerows
The conservation service includes information on listed buildings, conservation areas, tree conservation and hedges.
The planning strategy team prepares the Local Plan and planning guidance to shape the way in which Stroud District is developed in the future.
Planning constraints and policy maps
Check if your property is in a conservation area, area of outstanding natural beauty, flood zone, if there are any trees with preservation orders on them, if the property is listed or has an article 4 direction on it. Also see which site specific policies apply to the site.
Our building control service ensures that buildings are designed and constructed in accordance with the Building Regulations and associated legislation.
Make a complaint about work done without permission.
Local land charges
The Local Land Charges team carry out searches on properties and land to identify the existence of any 'charges' that may affect the property. This information is usually required by mortgage companies and is part of the legal process of buying or leasing property.
The address management function creates and amends official addresses and names streets.