Planning and building control
From Monday 6th August 2018, should you wish to know if your proposal needs planning permission you will need to submit a Lawful Development Certificate. The Local Planning Authority will no longer respond to email requests or ‘Do I Need’
pre-application requests. Further information (including an interactive house tool) and application forms can be found at www.planningportal.co.uk
Apply for planning permission
How to submit a planning application and advice on whether planning permission is required.
Search planning applications
Search, view and comment on planning applications.
Our building control service ensures that buildings are designed and constructed in accordance with the Building Regulations and associated legislation.
Have a look at the Local Plan and find other planning guidance that aims to shape the way in which Stroud District is developed in the future.
Community Infrastructure Levy (CIL)
CIL is a levy on certain types of development to fund infrastructure in the Stroud district. Find out if your development is CIL liable and the process involved.
How to submit a planning appeal, deadlines for submitting an appeal, viewing planning appeals and decisions.
Conservation, listed buildings, trees and hedgerows
The conservation service includes information on listed buildings, conservation areas, tree conservation and hedges.
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.
Planning enforcement investigates possible breaches of planning control and aims to resolve these using the most appropriate means or action.
Local land charges
Carries out searches to identify any registrations that may affect property or land.
Creates and amends official addresses and names streets.