Demolition in a Conservation Area (PF10)

For planning permission for relevant demolition in a conservation area:

Relevant demolition means a building that is:

    • NOT a listed building
    • NOT an ecclesiastical building (being used for ecclesiastical purposes)
    • NOT a Scheduled Monument
    • NOT a building specified in a direction by the Secretary of State

Relevant demolition is required for:

        • any building with a total cubic content exceeding 115 cubic metres (measured externally)
        • any gate, fence, wall or railing over 1 metre high next to a highway (including a public footpath or bridleway) or public open space or over 2 metres high elsewhere

To find out whether your property is within a Conservation Area please refer to our Interactive Map.

Guidance Notes

What you need to submit

The list below details supporting documents that may need to be submitted as part of your application. Please refer to each section below in order to determine whether or not you need to submit it as part of your application.