Apply for planning permission

Make an application

Apply for planning permission (including for works to trees) on the planning portal using the link below.

If you live in the Welwyn Garden City Estate Management Scheme you may also need to apply for consent using the link on the right.

Make a planning application

If you are unable to apply and pay using our online portal you can post applications or cheques to us but they may take longer to process.  On 6 December 2023 statutory planning fees for all applications will increase in accordance with the changes made by the government via the Town and Country Planning (Fees for Applications, Deemed Applications, Requests and Site Visits) (England) (Amendment) Regulations 2023. Further information on the fee changes and related regulations can be found on the Planning Portal.

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