Sutherland Property & Legal Services

As well as helpful downloadable guidance documents and links to other useful websites we have a dedicated frequently asked questions page about the planning system. 

Please do contact us if you have a question or query not answered by these resources - we would be delighted to help.

Guidance Documents

We have a series of guidance notes which can assist you in understanding what you may be able to do under permitted development

There are rights specifically for;
Agricultural land & building owners;
Operators of commercial premises.

The guidance notes are an introductory guide only and are not a definitive source of legal information.  For further clarification and specific site advice call us today.

Has your planning application been refused?  You may be in a position to appeal the decision.  After reading our Appeals services page you may find reading the Planning Inspectorate's guidance for Householdersuseful.  Please note appeals must be submitted within 12 weeks of the date shown on the decision notice.


01752 403983

Useful links

A list of useful links to other sites with information on planning and related matters.

The Planning Portal is the UK Government's online planning and building regulations resource for England and Wales. You can use it to learn about planning and building regulations, make a planning application, appeal against a decision and research government policy. 

The Planning Inspectorate process planning and enforcement appeals and holding examinations into development plan documents. They also deal with a wide variety of other planning related casework including listed building consent appeals and advertisement appeals.

Local Building Authority Control provide technical resources and expertise to help with your building projects and compliance with the Building Regulations.

Need more information?

Please do contact us if you have any question or query - we would be delighted to hear from you.