When intending to demolish a building, notice must be given to the Council at least six weeks prior to work commencing.

There is a fixed charge of £300 for this service.

How to obtain a demolition notice

Follow the process below to obtain a demolition notice:

  1. Email a letter of intent which states the location of the building together with a location plan of the building and adjoining streets. Submit documentation to:

  2. You will be sent a unique works reference number, along with details on how to make a secure electronic payment.

  3. Make BACS payment and send email confirmation of payment.

  4. Processing of application initiated. Demolition Notice issued via email.

You must also notify any statutory undertakers so they can arrange for their services to the property to be cut off and sealed.