Permitted development changes in May 2019
In a continued effort to aid the UK’s housing crisis, planning permission statutes covering extensions are once again set to be re-evaluated in May 2019.
For the longest time, it’s been relatively straightforward for the industry to offer homeowners the joys of a House extensions or Loft conversions without the planning permission, just as long as the structure abided by certain statutes. The extension, for example, could not exceed over half the square footage of the original property or consist of verandas, balconies, or front elevations.
Now there’s a lot more factors to consider when it comes to single-storey rear extensions. And although temporary, we predict that many of these ‘temporary’ increases to the size limits will stay in place following the government’s re-evaluation 30 May 2019 due to the need for more homes in Britain. The full list of details you can find visiting this link for a full info: