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About Development Control

housing

Development ranges from large redevelopment schemes to housing developments and residential extension. A planning application is generally necessary if you are intending to make a physical change to your home or other building.

Please use the links below to gain further knowledge on the planning process and procedure. 

Contact Information For Development Services

Environment and Neighbourhoods

24 Denmark Road
Carshalton
Surrey
SM5 2JG

Tel: 020 8770 5070
Email: developmentcontrol@sutton.gov.uk

Locally Listed Buildings (Non-Statutory)

8 to 10 Cornwall Rd These are buildings or structures which are of local architectural or historic interest. The local list is compiled by the Council and is made up of buildings or structures which are locally important. While they may not be of sufficient interest to warrant inclusion on the national register of Listed Buildings it is still desirable for them to be recognised.

Weekly List of Planning Applications & Delegated Decisions

Online access to the Weekly List of Planning Applications & Delegated Decisions.

Monitoring of Planning Permissions

The Council has to monitor all residential and major non-residential planning permissions.

Areas of Special Local Character

Currently there are 18 older parts of the Borough that have been designated as Areas of Special Local Character (15 designated in the UDP and 3 subsequent designations) due to their high quality townscape, architecture and landscape.

Assets of Community Value

All community nominations for properties to be included on the List of Assets of Community Value must be made using this form and must satisfy the requirements of the Localism Act 2011 and the Assets of Community Value (England) Regulations 2012. For these purposes the term property means any qualifying land and/or buildings that are covered by the Regulations.