Make a "Pre-Application" or "Preliminary" Enquiry (PE)
Colchester Borough Council is, via its Planning Service, able to provide pre-application advice and information to individuals, developers and agents prior to the formal submission of development proposals as planning applications in order to improve the efficiency and quality of the planning application process.
What is a Preliminary Enquiry Colchester Borough Council, via its Planning Service, is able to provide pre-application advice and information. PE Fees and Charges Scale of charges for Householder applications; Minor and other applications; Major applications. Apply for Pre-application Advice Minimum information must be submitted prior to any request for pre-application advice being accepted by the Council. Planning Performance Agreements (PPA's) Some larger and more complex planning applications would most appropriately be dealt with through a Planning Performance Agreement (PPA). Listed Building Enquiries Find out the difference between Grade I, Grade II* & Grade II, what LBC is and how you can apply for listed building consent. Fees for Landscape consultancy and public open space adoption Fees for any landscape advise that fall outside of a provisional enquiry, planning application or planning performance agreement, and fees for POS adoption