What to include

Existing and proposed elevations should show the proposed works in relation to what is already there. Show the proposed building materials and the style, materials and finish of the doors and windows.

Where a proposed elevation adjoins or is close to another building, show the relationship of the 2 buildings, and the positions of the openings on each property.

Where an application is made for retrospective permission pre-existing elevations will be required.

Existing and proposed elevations should be at a scale of 1:100, showing the paper size and a scale bar.

You can view some examples of elevation diagrams to include in your application for guidance.

For substantial 2 storey extensions or extensive roof alterations, please include photographs showing the relationship to adjoining or adjacent properties.

Give your drawing a logical name or title.