Apply for planning permission

Planning and building control

Once you’ve made sure you need planning permission, you can apply for it online today.

Everything you need to apply online can be found on the planning portal website, from the link below.

Make your application for planning permission online here

To assist in your application you can read the guidance in how do I prepare my planning application (115KB PDF)

You can use this online calculator to work out the cost of your application.

If you make you application on the Planning Portal you'll be able to pay online there. 

But if you apply directly to Waltham Forest you can pay online for your application here

If you apply directly to us, please ensure your email is below 5MB. Unfortunately, we won't receive your email if it exceeds this limit.