Permitted development

Permitted development is development which can be carried out without first seeking planning permission from the Local Planning Authority. More information regarding permitted development is available from the Department for Communities and Local Government Planning Practice Guidance website.

More detailed guidance about permiited development for householders

We are unable to advise informally whether proposals fall within permitted development. You may wish to contact a planning consultant for advice, or if you require a formal decision you can submit a certificate of lawfulness.

Article 4 Directions

Some areas are subject to Article 4 Directions which remove permitted development rights. More information about Article 4 Directions.

The following Article 4 Directions have been made in Bromley: 

Alexandra Cottages, Penge

Barnmead Road, Beckenham

Biggin Hill Airport, Biggin Hill

Bromley Town Centre, Bromley

Chancery Lane, Beckenham

Cudham Lane and Snag Lane, Cudham

Julian Road and Woodlands Road, Chelsfield

Kemnal Road, Chislehurst

Blackness Lane, Keston

Layhams Farm, Layhams Road, West Wickham

Layhams Road and Sheepbarn Lane, West Wickham

New Barn Lane, Westerham 

Petts Wood CA and ASRC

Shire Lane, Farnborough

Station Square, Petts Wood

The Chenies, Petts Wood

Vincent Square, Biggin Hill

Waldens Farm, St Mary Cray