Home designs FAQs

Frequently asked questions


What is planning approval, and will I need it?

Planning approval, or development approval, is an assessment of the proposed use, activity, or development of land or property.

Whenever you want to build something new or make a significant change to your building, you’ll likely need planning permission.

Your New Homes Consultant will be able to advise if planning approval is required, along with the expected timeframes to get it.

What’s more, if it is required, our Customer Experience Team will handle all the necessary paperwork for you to make sure the appropriate regulations and residential design codes (R-Codes) are met. Forget the headache and thank us for that one later!

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