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About half the planning applications we receive are invalid when submitted.
Here are some common pitfalls to be aware of when applying:
There are a number of supporting documents that must be submitted with every application, so please following our checklists carefully to ensure nothing is missed.
When submitting a written application, two full copies of each application are required, (four for dual applications such as a full and listed building consent application).
Making an online application avoids having to submit multiple copies of your application.
All applications must be in metric and A3 size plans are preferable. We are unable to accept plans larger than A1 size.
National Park Member
'Read our guidance notes before applying to save yourself time in the long run.'