Article 4 Directions

The council has made a number of Article 4 Directions that remove some permitted development rights from certain areas of the borough. This means that planning permission is now needed for some types of development that would normally be allowed under permitted development.

The following Article 4 Directions are in force:

The council has also made a new Article 4 Direction to remove some permitted development rights that allow the conversion of commercial premises to residential use in Basing View, Chineham Business Park and Hampshire International Business Park. View further information by visiting our Commercial to Residential Article 4 Direction page.

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