If your local planning department is proving difficult to deal with, it’s often possible to sidestep them using your Permitted Development rights. These rights give most houses automatic planning consent for a range of modest alterations, from rear extensions to loft conversions, within a set of parameters. Click on the photo for a summary of the main points, although please only use this article as a general guide, as the detail of what is and what is not allowed can get fiendishly complex.
For further advice on your specific project please feel free to contact me on 07719912695. Thanks, Glenn