Planning and Building Control
Welcome to the Planning and Building Control Section. On this page you will find below a list of quick links to the popular pages. Alternatively, use the menu on the left to find the information you require.
Search for Planning Applications and Appeals by keyword, application reference, postcode or by a single line of an address.
Information on what happens once your application is received, the process undertaken to reach a decision and how to make an appeal against a decision.
Find out if you require Building Regulations approval, the types of application available and how to apply.
For specific advice on development proposals you are required to make an appointment with a Planning Officer for which a fee may be required.
You can apply for planning permission online through the Planning Portal which also provides advice and information to assist with completion of your application.
The national Planning application forms, related guidance notes and current scale of fees are available to download from the Planning Portal.
View the current fees for planning applications.
View the current building regulation standard charges.
The plan provides a comprehensive statement of land use policies and proposals for the Borough and can be viewed in an interactive format.
Information and advice on making a request for a local land charges search, the associated fees and further information on submitting a search online.
View the online register which provides basic information on listed buildings within the Borough. A link is also provided to English Heritage where detailed information and descriptive notes for each listed building can be found.
This Plan sets out how Brentwood will manage enforcement proactively in a way appropriate to the area of the Borough.