Householder Planning Enquiry


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Privacy Notice
About us
South Norfolk Council takes your privacy very seriously and provides the following information in compliance with data protection legislation - this refers to the Data Protection Act 1998 as long as it is in force and thereafter the General Data Protection Regulation (EC) 2016/679 and any national implementing laws. South Norfolk Council, in determining the purpose and means of processing your personal data, are for these purposes what is known as the 'Data Controller'.
What we do with your data
The details submitted in the application form and associated information will be stored on computer and will be used to correspond with yourself, and to undertake Council Services. Personal data will be retained for 10 years as part of the lawful processing of the enquiry.
Your Rights
Under data protection legislation you have the right to request: access to, rectification, erasure, restriction, objection or portability of your personal data. You can find out more about these rights on our Data Protection Policy. These rights are not absolute and we will tell you if there is an applicable exception. If you have any concerns or questions about data protection contact the Data Protection Officer at e) or t) 01508 533943. You also have the right to lodge a complaint with the regulator, The Information Commissioner’s Office.
If you're planning to extend or make alterations to your home and you don't know what permission, if any, you need - fill out this form with the details. You won't get an instant answer online. Your information will be sent to our officers who will get back to you with details of the permission you need.

You must provide a sketch plan showing us the work you want to do. At the end of this form you will have the option to attach an electronic version of your plan to submit online. Alternatively you will be able to print a copy of this form that you can post to us with a paper version of the sketch plan (if you do not have an electronic copy).

In addition, you should have the following information available before you start to complete the form:
  • dimensions of any previous extensions - measured externally, including height
  • dimensions of any proposed extensions/outbuildings - measured externally, including height
Please note that this form is for householders in the South Norfolk area only. If you live within the broads authority your enquiry must be sent to them.
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