Planning and Building Standards

Information on planning applications including checking whether permission is needed, how to apply, view existing applications and planning enforcement.
Information on building standards including checking if a building warrant is required, a guide to estimating the value of building work, how to apply for a building warrant and viewing the building standards register.
Includes planning services consultations, housing land audit, planning aid information and tree preservation orders.
Development Planning embraces the preparation of the Development Plan and other supporting policies, information or studies to guide future development and the use of land within West Lothian and which form the basis for making decisions on planning applications.