Do you want to add your own home office, summerhouse or log cabin to your outdoor space? Most garden buildings come under permitted development rights, which means you don’t need planning permission. However, there are some pitfalls to be careful of. So how do you know if you need planning permission?

As experts in all garden buildings, here at Waltons, we’ve put together a great infographic on everything to watch out for that – including where you build, what size you want to build, or even how you want to use it.

So before you take the plunge, check out our quick guide below to find out more:

(Not sure if some of the criteria we’ve mentioned affects you? Don’t be put off. Make sure to check in with local authority planning department first).

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Infographic Source: https://www.waltons.co.uk/blog/shed-planning-permission-infographic