Ensuring that new development meets local criteria in respect of land use, practicality (drainage, parking, access etc.) and environmental considerations.
Look at and comment on or object to a planning application.
The Community Infrastructure Levy (CIL) was introduced in April 2010 under Planning Act 2008 . It allows councils to fund infrastructure by charging on
Development management deals with planning applications and planning enforcement. It is part of the planning system where the Council regulates the provision
How high hedge disputes are handled in waltham Forest.
The LDF provides the framework for handling planning applications in the Borough.
The Council prepares local plans to address conservation and development issues and set out policies on these matters.
Guidance on the planning application process.
Provides information and guidance on the appeals process if your application decision is not made within a set time limit or you disagree with the decision,
If a resident is thinking of making alterations to their house/flat they will need to consult the planning section to see if they require planning permission.
The local authority is required to issue a formal decision notice on all planning applications. Notices should clearly state whether planning permission
Planning enforcement deals with a wide range of alleged breach of planning control. The planning laws, which identifies what you can and cant do, are outlined