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    Dormer attic and planning permission

    Loft Specialists

    Is planning permission required to have a dormer attic built?

    Asked by Adam on 12th Jul 2022
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    Eliteuk

    "Hi, NO, it comes under permitted development as the dormer you adding is small and the main space created is their inside your existing loft.
    Having said that you will need to submit building regulation compliant plans, then you may start work automatically ( providing the plans are compliant.
    Regards
    Norman Styles"

    Answered on 17th Jul 2022 - Member since May 2021 - report
    Pete Fox Building and Maintenance

    "Planning permission not required unless a listed building
    Works can be carried out under building control, you need to have a set of working drawings with calculations from a structural engineer.
    Let building control know before you start work and arrange a site visit on day 1 of commencing works"

    Answered on 28th Jul 2022 - Member since Jul 2022 - report

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