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Planning and building standards

Enforcement of planning control

If you think work has taken place without permission, you can report this online.

What you can report

  • work carried out without planning permission
  • change of use of without permission
  • not complying to conditions of permission or consent
  • work to protected trees

What happens next

Not all building work needs planning permission. We look into all complaints to decide if they further investigation.

We can enforce planning controls if we uphold a complaint.

Find out more about our enforcement power

View the enforcement register online

Report online

You can find out how we use your information in our privacy statement on our website.
iCM Form
  1. Breach of Planning Control Notification Form
    1. Is the enquiry to be treated as confidential? *

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