Apply for planning permission, other planning related consents and pay your planning fees online.
How to find out if planning permission (or another similar consent) is required, and how to get advice on the acceptability of a proposed development before submitting an application (pre-application advice).
Local plan, policy guidance, evidence base, neighbourhood planning, news, consultations and archives
View planning decisions and appeals and all current planning applications within the Craven area.
A guide to the entire planning applications process from start to finish.
Work that does not require planning permission.
Enforcement Register 2001 to 2017, Prosecutions for unauthorised works to Listed Buildings and protected trees
Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas within the Craven District but outside the Yorkshire Dales National Park. Conservation areas, Conservation advice, Tree management and Tree preservation orders.
Craven District Council allocate house numbers and road names to new developments and property conversions. We maintain the definitive record (Local Land and Property Gazetteer) of all street names and property addresses within the Craven district.
Making a Local Land Charges search, the Common land and village green register and paying Local Land Charges.
The council keeps a register of individuals and associations who are seeking to acquire serviced plots of land in order to build their own homes and monitors the granting of planning permission for suitable plots.
The council's register of previously developed or 'brownfield' land that is within its planning area and is suitable for housing development.
A statement of how we intend to involve you in planning the local area
Before carrying out any works to trees it's vital to check if there are any restrictions. Unauthorised work to protected trees carries heavy penalties.
Tree Preservations Orders made in the Craven District Planning Area, this excludes areas falling within the Yorkshire Dales National Park Planning Authority.
Guidance on information required for planning applications.