As of Monday 2 March 2015 the planning information office will be temporarily re-located to Lewisham Town Hall, Civic Suite, Room 8 (opposite Laurence House). Opening times will remain as 9am–1pm. If you would like to view a planning file then you will need to ring to make an appointment on 020 8314 7400, or email   

Find out all you need to know about planning including: planning information, applying for planning permission, fees, conservation areas and planning policy. 

Do I need permission?

Use the Planning Portal's interactive guide to work out what permission you might need.​

Planning policy

​Planning policy aims to ensure that development and changes in land use occur in suitable locations.

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