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Planning application forms

On this page you can find the application packs (application forms, guidance notes and list of planning application requirements (PAR)) for different types of planning application.

For some applications you will need to fill out a Community Infrastructure Levy (CIL) form. For more information about the CIL, visit the Planning Portal website.

Planning Application Requirements (PAR) update

Following national guidance regarding Local Information Requirements, the 2017 update to Newham’s main PAR document was the subject of consultation in May and June 2017. The updated version of the PAR is now available:
London Borough of Newham Planning Application Requirements (PDF)
Please complete and submit the Submission Checklist with your application, showing how and where information requirements have been met.
Please note the above PAR and checklist applies to all Full (FUL), Outline (OUT), Reserved Matters (REM) and Change of Use (COU) applications. It is also relevant to Householder (HH) and Approval of Details (AOD) applications. 

See below for requirements related to other types of application including Prior Approvals/Notifications, Certificates of Lawful Development (CLE/CLP), and Listed Building/Conservation Area Consent. 

If you need planning permission, we advise that you discuss your proposals with us before you make your application.Find out more information about our pre-application serviceTo determine what type of application you need to submit please refer to the Planning Portal.
 
 

Householder applications

Householder – planning permission

Application for planning permission for work on or extension to a home.

Householder – planning permission and conservation area consent

Householder – planning permission and listed building consent

Prior approval for proposed change of use

 

Applications for planning permission

Planning permission

Planning permission and advertisement consent

Application for planning permission and consent to display advertisement(s).

Planning permission and conservation area consent

Application for planning permission and conservation area consent for demolition in a conservation area.

Planning permission and listed building consent

Application for planning permission and listed building consent for alterations, extension or demolition of a listed building.

Outline planning permission - all matters

Application for outline planning permission with all matters reserved.

Outline planning permission - some matters

Application for outline planning permission with some matters reserved

Reserved matters

Application for approval of reserved matters following outline approval.

Approval of details

Application for approval of details reserved by condition.
 

Applications to vary planning permission

Application to remove or vary a condition

Application to remove or vary a condition after the granting of planning permission.

Non-material amendment

Application for a non-material amendment following a grant of planning permission.
 
 

Advertisement consent

Advertisement consent

Application for consent to display an advertisement(s).

Advertisement consent and planning permission

See Planning permission and advertisement consent above.
 
 

Conservation area consent and listed buildings

Conservation area consent

Application for conservation area consent for demolition in a conservation area.

Conservation area consent and planning permission

See 'Planning permission and conservation area consent' above 
 

Listed building consent

Application for listed building consent for alterations, extension or demolition of a listed building.

Listed building consent and planning permission

See 'Planning permission and listed building consent' above. 

 

Lawful development certificates

Lawful development certificate – proposed

Application for a lawful development certificate for a proposed use or development.

Lawful development certificate – existing

Application for a lawful development certificate for an existing use or operation or activity including those in breach of a planning condition.
 
 

Trees and hedgerows

Hedgerow

Application for notice to remove hedgerow.

Tree work

Application to work on a tree with a tree preservation order (TPO) and/or notice of planned work on a tree in a conservation area.
 
 

Prior notifications

Demolition

Application for prior notification of proposed demolition.

Telecoms

Application for prior notification of proposed development by telecommunications code system operators.

Excavation / waste material

Application for prior notification of agricultural or forestry development – excavation/waste material.

Proposed building

Application for prior notification of agricultural or forestry development proposed building.

Proposed fish tank (cage)

Application for prior notification of agricultural or forestry development proposed fish tank (cage).

Proposed road

Application for prior notification of agricultural or forestry development proposed road.


 
 

Prior approvals - for householder applications and changes of use

Proposed larger home extension

Proposed change of use from B1(a) office to C3 residential

Proposed change of use to state funded school

Proposed change of use of agricultural buildings

 

LLFA Drainage Information Pro-forma

The Surface Water Drainage Pro-forma for new developments should be completed with details of proposed surface water drainage solutions to allow the LLFA (Lead Local Flood Authority) to assess proposals.

Developers should complete the form and submit it to the Local Planning Authority along with relevant planning applications, referencing where in submission documents the information can be corroborated.

The template is supported by Defra/Environment Agency guidance on runoff management and uses storage calculations from www.UKsuds.com

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