Dorset Council Hopes To Speed Up Slow Planning Process

It’s going to take you a while to get planning permission if you need to alter your home or business.

Dorset Council tells us how they intend to tackle the lengthy delays in their planning process. There is currently an eight-week backlog in validating new applications.

You’ll have to watch out for new developments in your neighbourhood. Council staff are now less likely to write to you and they are asking applicants to post their own official signage.