This document has been prepared in order to offer guidance on extensions to domestic properties and the construction of buildings within their gardens. It is a non-prejudicial guide to encourage good design across the district and to provide advice on how to approach an extension or alteration.

Householder Design Guide Document

The guidance does not outline what requires planning permission or give information on land ownership or Building Regulations. To enquire whether development requires planning permission or Building Regulations, please contact us or visit