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Make a Planning Application
Elmbridge receives 80% of applications online and we recommend that you make your planning application via the Planning Portal. Registration is easy and you can complete your application form, upload drawings and supporting documents.
There are many benefits to creating and submitting applications online, using our online or telephone payment facility at the time of submission will ensure that your application is not delayed by waiting for cheques sent by post. Please note a planning application cannot be progressed until all the necessary supporting information and the appropriate fee is received.
If you prefer, you can complete your application form online and submit supporting documents and fees by post. Alternatively you can download the relevant forms and associated documents below.
Please ensure you have read the appropriate |validation checklist and addressed any issues covered. All applicants are encouraged to seek |pre-application advice before submitting their application. The Council is under a duty to protect public funds and may use the information you have provided on this form for the prevention and detection of fraud.
How much will my planning application cost?
Every application must be accompanied by the correct fee. The Government sets the planning application fees that apply across the country.
Find out if you need planning permission
Easy to follow help text and useful tools are provided at the Planning Portal to assist you in finding the information you need to decide if planning permission is required.
If you have a technical issue that needs resolving (such as the Portal operating incorrectly or your login details not working) you can raise a support query with the |Planning Portal Help Centre.