A Duty Planner is available between 9.30am and 12.30pm, Monday to Friday for short informal discussions (10-15 minutes).
For more information call 01539 724 555 or visit our head office in Kendal. This is a first come first served basis and no appointment is necessary. You can also email firstname.lastname@example.org
Is your development large scale or complex in planning terms? You may want to consider using our Planning Performance Agreement Service.
Please send completed forms, together with fees, certificates and any additional information to:
Development Management Support Team
Lake District National Park Authority
Kendal LA9 7RL
Our free planning surgeries allow you to get detailed planning information from a qualified planner. Surgeries are run on a 'first come, first served basis', with no appointment necessary. Please check in advance if you wish to see a specific member of staff.
A monthly planning surgery is usually held on a Thursday between 12 noon and 1.30pm at the Gosforth Public Hall CA20 1EL. Next dates are:
A weekly planning surgery is held upstairs at the Moot Hall most Wednesdays between 10.30am and 12 noon. Next dates are:
Please note that it has been necessary to cancel the Ullswater planning surgeries until further notice. Please accept our apologies for any inconvenience - should you require planning advice during this period, a Planning Officer will be available at the Keswick Surgery or at our Murley Moss offices, details of which are shown above.
Offering free, independent planning advice and assistance for individuals and community groups.
Planning Aid England (PAE) provides free, independent and professional advice on town and country planning issues to community groups and individuals. They believe everyone should have the opportunity to get involved planning their local area, and provide people with the knowledge and tools to do this. For more details, please look at Planning Aid - England (opens in new window).