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Luton Borough Council


Our planning pages offer information about all types of development, planning and building control, planning policy, conservation, trees and other planning related services such as the economy and employment in and around Luton.

General planning advice and information is available on our webpage and information regarding whether you need planning permission.

To find out whether your proposal is likely to receive planning permission you can use our pre-application service.

Your house deeds will provide details of any restrictions on your property which may prevent you from building anything without planning permission. For confirmation of this, please email [email protected].

For Building regulation information email [email protected].

Find out how to report a breach of planning control where you will need to include your name, address, details of the breach and any supporting photos or evidence.

How to apply, view, pay and object to applications

Policy, development, advice and guidance

Listed buildings, trees, hedges

Census, Luton's economy, Joint Strategic Needs Assessment

How streets are given names, numbering houses

Plans to roll out mobile networks in Luton

Fees for planning services, effective from 1 April 2021.

The government has launched a consultation on long-term development of the Ox-Cam Arc of which Luton is an important part and people across the area are being asked to contribute their views.

Removal of permitted development rights in place, plus details of upcoming consultations and notifications, latest updates and supporting evidence.

Contact info
Development control
Luton Council, Town Hall, George Street, Luton, Bedfordshire, LU1 2BQ

[email protected]


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