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Apply for alterations

If you want to make alterations to your home, you must get permission from us first.

To seek permission, you must complete a form:

Tenant or Owner Occupier Alteration Form

When you apply, we will give you a decision within 20 days. We will not refuse permission unless there is a good reason.

What are the types of alterations that would need the Council's approval?

Listed below are examples of the type of alterations that would need our approval:

  • Bath fixtures
  • Conservatories
  • Doors
  • Electrical fittings/sockets
  • Extensions
  • Fences
  • Fires and fireplaces
  • Floors
  • Garages
  • Heating and heating fittings
  • Hedges
  • Kitchen units/vents
  • Porches
  • Sheds
  • Satellite dishes
  • Showers
  • Trees
  • T.V. aerials
  • Walls
  • Water meters
  • Windows