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Householder Permitted Development Rights Frequently Asked Questions

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You can make some improvements, alterations and extensions to your home without needing planning permission. These are called Householder Permitted Development Rights.

We have compiled the most popular questions (and answers) about these changes in the below document.  This document supports the guidance.

We issued guidance to help you to interpret the changes: