Issue details

Confirmation of Article 4 Direction - Permitted Development Rights Allowing Upwards Extensions to Certain Buildings

Following statutory consultation on the Council's plans to restrict upwards extensions to certain buildings, the Cabinet will be asked to confirm the implementation of an Article 4 Direction in accordance with the Town and Country Planning (General Permitted Development) Order 2015, to be effective from 22 February 2022.

Decision type: Key

Decision status: Approved

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 15/11/2021

Issue Category: Community;

Decision due: 18 Jan 2022 by Cabinet

Lead member: Regeneration & Economic Development Portfolio

Lead director: Strategic Director, Inclusive Growth

Department: Inclusive Growth

Contact: Tim Thomas, Head of Policy & Infrastructure Planning, Be First Email:


Agenda items


  • Equality Impact Assessment  
  • Article 4 Confirmation Notice  
  • Article 4 Justification paper