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what are the maximum dimensions for an outbuilding / shed before

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what are the maximum dimensions for an outbuilding / shed before planning permission is required

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This is governed by “permitted development rights” under Town and Country Planning legislation. You can carry out permitted development rights on your property without the need to apply for planning permission.

Therefore, provided that the outbuilding/shed falls within the acceptable permitted development rights you will not have to apply for planning permission.

The main restrictions are contained on the government’s guide to outbuildings, contained here:-

You should find that this answers all of the questions as to dimensions that you have

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