Thompson Smith and Puxon Residential Property solicitor, Laura Finnigan, discusses when you might need planning permission for decking in your garden.
Think about the lines of your garden, the amount of space you'll need to make decking a truly useful addition to your garden and how you're
Putting up decking, or other raised platforms, in your garden is permitted development, not needing an application for planning permission, providing: The
I want to lay decking at the bottom of the garden to make it the same level as the top. This will mean it will stand on stilts approx 2 foot above the
Putting up decking, or other raised platforms, in your garden is permitted the decking or platforms cover no more than 50 per cent of the garden area.
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