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Development Control

The Development Control service handles planning applications, deals with planning appeals and carries out enforcement work.

Further guidance

Further guidance is available should you require it.

Do I need permission and permitted development?
We recommend that you get confirmation from us about whether planning permission is needed before you start any work on your home. The Planning Portal can offer you general advice and guidance.

The decision process

Amendments to your application

If you have any questions about development control issues, please read our FAQs section. If it doesn't answer your question, please get in touch.


Development Control Service
Phone: 01642 729377
Post: Development Control Service, Middlesbrough Council, Fountain Court, 119 Grange Road, Middlesbrough, TS1 2DT