Conservation Area Consent
If you live in a conservation area, you will need conservation area consent to do the following:
- Demolish a building with a volume of more than 115 cubic metres (there are a few exceptions).
- To demolish a gate, fence, wall or railing more than one metre high next to a highway (including a public footpath or bridleway) or public open space; or more than two metres high elsewhere
- There are certain exemptions from the general requirement to seek conservation area consent for the demolition of buildings in conservation areas.