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Enforcement: report a breach

In this section you can find out what a planning breach is and learn about enforcement.

Report a planning breach

If planning permission is not sought or not adhered to when building work takes place it is called a ‘planning breach’ and our enforcement team can investigate.
How enforcement works

How enforcement works

After you contact us we will investigate whether...

What is a breach of planning control?

What is a breach of planning control?

Lack of planning permission for building works or...

What powers do we have?

What powers do we have?

Listed below is a brief description of the...

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