planning permission


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planning permission

n
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) (in Britain) formal permission that must be obtained from a local authority before development or a change of use of land or buildings
Translations

planning permission

n (Brit) → licenza edilizia
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You won't need planning permission for a hedge, but be aware that you risk falling foul of a planning condition or a covenant restricting planting, for example where sight lines could be blocked.
NEARLY 11,000 homes across Wales are still waiting to be built after being given planning permission, according to new research published by the Local Government Association (LGA).
It now takes 40 months, on average, from schemes receiving planning permission to building work being completed, the LGA said.
Plans to make the Old Royal Oak more family friendly have been temporarily dashed after planning permission for the new play area was rejected after it was already built.
"We are aware that there are some unscrupulous companies who have promoted land which is never likely to get planning permission due to its location," the website gushed, insisting that it "is in no way associated with such companies."
Permitted development orders grant deemed planning permission for a wide variety of works and changes of use, which would otherwise require express planning permission.
But planning permission for the business, at Wharfdale Road, ran out last summer and the business has been unregulated since then.
City planning chiefs are also on the warpath after the owners carried on building despite being initially refused planning permission.
THE leaders of both Gwynedd Council and Snow donia National Park Authority have been running campsites without planning permission, the Daily Post can reveal.
Q We are in the process of getting planning permission to build an extension to our property but are now thinking of moving.
The pounds 250,000 enclosure for the rare white tigers at the West Midland Safari Park is set to get planning permission despite neighbours' claims the big cats are able to prowl too close to their homes.
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