Loft Planning Permission by Loft Conversions Cheshire
It's important to know whether you are going to need planning permission before you start - especially as it can take a long time to get approval - and you'll also need to make sure that your conversion meets building regulations. We'll tell you how to work out whether you will need to get planning permission, what building regulations to consider, and any other permissions you may need in place before you get moving.
Cases Without Planning Permission In Cheshire, United Kingdom
In any circumstances you are advised to contact your local planning authority for guidance on local policy before starting any work.
If you lay flooring boards over the existing joists in the loft space, then this may require a building regulations application to building control in your area. Part K of the building regulations sets measures to prevent, falling, collisions and impact and may be relevant when carrying out a loft conversion.
Need Planning Permission In Cheshire
According to the Cheshire council, all dormers on principal elevations (fronts of homes) and all dormers in conservation areas or on listed buildings require planning permission. Planning permission is going to be required where you extend or alter the roof space and it exceeds specified limits and conditions.
Remember that you should consult your local planning authority before undertaking any work on your property.
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