Planning and Building


The Local Plan

Visit our local plan pages to find out more about the adopted local plan, local plan review and associated documents.

The Local Plan

Do I need planning permission?

Find out if you need planning permission, how to apply and apply for pre-application advice.

Do I need planning permission?

Apply for planning permission

Apply for planning permission online and on paper or pay for a one off planning application fee.

Apply for planning permission

Search and Comment on Planning Applications

Use our search facility to find a planning application

Search and Comment on Planning Applications

Planning Enforcement

How to report planning breaches and find out more about planning enforcement.

Planning Enforcement

Community Infrastructure Levy (CIL)

Find out more information about the Community Infrastructure Levy.

Community Infrastructure Levy (CIL)

Heritage and Landscape

Get advice on listed buildings, trees, hedges, conservation areas and tree preservation orders.

Heritage and Landscape

Planning Guidelines for Opportunity sites

Find out more on the opportunity sites for the Town Centre

Submit a research request

Find out how to receive confirmation on S106 agreement, enforcement notices or conditions discharged on planning applications.

Building Regulations

Find out more about building regulations, dangerous structures, checks and fees.

Planning Performance Agreements

If you are planning a large development, find out more information about our PPA service.

Mid Kent Local Land Charges

Receive service updates from Maidstone House as well as requesting a search in your borough.

Interactive planning help

Use the interactive property tool provided by the Planning Portal for more information on planning support.

Planning Committee

See the latest meetings, minutes and actions from the planning committee.

Section 106s

How to change a section 106 and view an example of a completed agreement

Apply for Pre-application Advice

Find out about our pre-application advice and how we can help you before you submit an application.